Above and beyond!

Dr Derek Hoare and Dr David Maidment were amongst the recipients of the Above and Beyond award for the School of Medicine at the University of Nottingham. The School of Medicine's annual “Above and Beyond Awards” is given to recognise staff, students and associates of the School of Medicine for their commitment to the school's mission, priorities, ethos and principles. They are awarded at the school's Annual Event in December in recognition of people’s commitment to going that “extra mile”.

Derek received the Research Award in recognition of his work to enhance the school's research activities. David received the Anne-Marie Dwyer staff choice award in recognition of his team ethic and can-do attitude. He has supported Dr Mel Ferguson on a number of key projects, including C2HearOnline - an educational programme to support hearing aid users, which is freely available online.

Since 2014, the School of Medicine's annual “Above and Beyond Awards”The awards ceremony, held just before Christmas last year, been given to recognise staff, students and associates of the School of Medicine for their commitment to the school's mission, priorities, ethos and principles. They are awarded at the school's Annual Event in December in recognition of people’s commitment to going that “extra mile”.

                            David and Derek with all the award winners and Prof Tony Avery, Dean of the school of Medicine

David (far left) and Derek (far right) with other award winners and Prof Tony Avery (centre), Dean of the School of Medicine.