Awards & Recognition

We celebrate women leaders in health care at multiple career stages, recognizing attributes such as courage, innovation, and mentorship that demonstrate leadership in action.

  • Mentor of the Year Award - In 2016, the TRUST established the Mentor of the Year Award to highlight the importance and skill of mentorship and the powerful impact a single person can have on the lives of many. The award is presented annually to an individual who positively affects others via the demonstrated qualities of mentorship.
  • 21st Century Pinnacle Leader - Presented annually at the TRUST Forum, this award to recognize individuals who are "trailblazers" in leadership, transformation and innovation in health care.
  • The Jean Harris Award - This key award is presented in the spirit of its namesake; Jean Harris was a notable physician and a true leader. The Jean Harris Award goes to a TRUST member who advances health care and exemplifies the vision of the TRUST — to create healthier communities by realizing women's leadership potential.