The Chapter Centennial Legacy Award celebrates ACP's centennial
by recognizing one seminal chapter member whose service to the
chapter had a significant impact on the chapter's viability. This
individual should exemplify ACP's core values including:
Read about the state awardee and join us in congratulating him.
Richard Neubauer, MD, MACP (1950-2011) led the Alaska Chapter with passion and enthusiasm for many years, exemplifying ACP's core values of leadership, excellence, respect, compassion, professionalism, and responsibility. He served as the Alaska Chapter Education Chair for many years, bringing CME of the highest caliber to Alaska's physicians. He then served as the Alaska Chapter Governor and subsequently sat on the Board of Regents, chairing the Health and Public Policy Committee. He was a recipient of the Alaska Chapter Laureate Award and the ACP Distinguished Service Award. In 2011, while battling complications of amyloidosis, he was named a Master of the College. A fund established in his memory has continued to fund activities for the Alaska Chapter Internal Medicine Interest Group. He infused the chapter with enthusiasm and excellence, which will be associated with his memory for years to come.