BOC Seeks Nominations for Newberry Award

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The Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC) is seeking nominations for the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service. Now in its fourth year, the award recognizes outstanding individuals who demonstrate extraordinary service to BOC. It is presented in honor and remembrance of longtime practitioner, BOC board member, and leader James Newberry Jr., BOCP, BOCO, BOCPD, who passed away in 2016.

Nominees for the award must have a proven history of service and volunteerism with BOC. Nominees should exemplify the superior model lived out by Newberry during his more than four decades in the field of orthotics and prosthetics. The deadline to submit nominations is September 16.

To review the award requirements and submit an online nomination, visit the Jim Newberry Award for Extraordinary Service on BOC's website. Select nominees will be asked to complete and submit an award application that details their service to BOC.