The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) will present its 2017 Awards for Humanitarianism, Health Promotion, and Service at its annual SPARK! Awards Gala on Friday, October 27. Mona Hanna-Attisha, MD, MPH, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Michigan State University College and Director of the Pediatric Residency Program at Hurley Children’s Hospital will receive the 2017 Albert Schweitzer … [Read more...] about Albert Schweitzer Fellowship To Present 2017 Awards for Humanitarianism, Health Promotion, and Service
Dr. Edward J. Benz will step down at the end of September after a distinguished and record-setting 16-year tenure as president and CEO of Dana-Farber Cancer Institute in Boston. So what will the good doctor do with all of his free time? In addition to returning to research and clinical work, Benz is also looking forward to doing more of the things he loves most: teaching and … [Read more...] about Edward J. Benz, MD to receive Schweitzer Clarion Award for Health Promotion and Education
Ralph Fuccillo has spent his entire professional career—more than 35 years—leading efforts to improve public health and public health infrastructure through his work at organizations like DentaQuest, Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation, and the Medical Foundation, Inc. His commitment to service has been just as prominent throughout his career. Fuccillo is a current or past director or trustee … [Read more...] about Learn more about our 2016 Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism honoree!
This year’s recipient of the Lawrence Gussman Award for Extraordinary Service to The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship is Dr. Arthur F. Kohrman because the word “ service” describes his career. In his 57-year professional career, Dr. Kohrman, now Professor Emeritus of Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine at Northwestern University, established himself as a widely published physician-scholar who has … [Read more...] about Dr. Arthur Kohrman: 2016 Lawrence Gussman Award for Extraordinary Service to The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (ASF) announced today its selections for the 2016 SPARK! Awards. Ralph Fuccillo, president of the Boston-based DentaQuest Foundation, will receive the 2016 Albert Schweitzer Prize for Humanitarianism. Fuccillo will be honored for his life’s work as a servant leader in public health. Early in his career he worked with vulnerable people as a substance abuse … [Read more...] about Albert Schweitzer Fellowship Announces 2016 Awards for Humanitarianism, Health Promotion, and Service