Mar 5, 2010
Is The Harper Avery Award Real?
Written under: Entertainment, Human Interest
In the latest episode of Grey’s Anatomy, Perfect Little Accident (Season 6 Episode 16 S06E16), renowned doctor Harper Avery comes to Seattle Grace-Mercy West hospital as a patient.
Which led to many searching and wondering if the prestigious Harper Avery award is real. Well, we have the answer for you below.
The Harper Avery award is really a fictional medical award that only exists in Grey’s Anatomy, and occasionally mentioned in the television series Private Practice.
Currently, there are only two known winners – Ellis Grey who won it twice. And Preston Burke, who won over Erica Hahn on that year.
The Harper Avery is in fact, named after Shonda Rhimes’ daughter Harper. And so now you know, continue watching Grey’s Anatomy for more medical drama and interesting notes on the Harper Avery award.