Two months from today, we’ll gather at the Royal Sonesta in Cambridge, Massachusetts for the Schweitzer Leadership Conference: Building Healthier Communities & Leading by Example. Our slate of speakers is a veritable who’s-who of community health movers and shakers that includes Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, MA, CPH (President-Elect, American Public Health Association), Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Leadership Conference Countdown: Eight Weeks to Go!
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Thirteen years ago, as a young podiatry student at Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine (now a part of Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science) and a member of the second class of Chicago Area Schweitzer Fellows, Robert Joseph witnessed a woman in the ER being told that her foot required amputation due to diabetes-related complications. So he took action, launching a Schweitzer … [Read more...] about Five Questions for a Fellow: Robert Joseph, DPM, PhD Moves Diabetic Foot Health Education Forward
This week, two Schweitzer Fellows for Life (Anthony Lim and Steven Lin) and one ASF Board Member (Robert Lawrence, MD) received national recognition for their commitment to public service. Lim and Lin have been named as two of the five 2009 Pisacano Scholars honored by the philanthropic arm of the American Board of Family Medicine (ABFM). According to the Annals of Family Medicine, Pisacano … [Read more...] about Schweitzer Fellows and Friends Honored by APHA, ABFM