You are using an outdated browser. Please upgrade your browser to improve your experience.

You are using an outdated browser.

To ensure optimal security, this website will soon be unavailable on this browser. Please upgrade your browser to allow continued use of ACP websites.

You are here

Otis Webb Brawley, MD Receives 2019 AMA's Distinguished Service Award

Advocate Masthead

Dr. Otis Webb Brawley, an ACP Master in Atlanta, Georgia, was awarded the 2019 Distinguished Service Award by the American Medical Association Board of Trustees. This award is given to medical professionals with outstanding service in the science and art of medicine, and it is the highest honor bestowed by the AMA.

Dr. Brawley works as the Bloomberg Distinguished Professor of Oncology and Epidemiology at John Hopkins University Schools of Medicine and Public Health and was the former chief medical and scientific officer at the American Cancer Society where he worked to prevent cancer through research, education, and early detection.

The AMA's Board of Trustees believes that Dr. Brawley's career-long dedication to the science and art of medicine for the benefit of patients and the practice of medicine exemplifies what it means to be distinguished in the internal medicine profession.

Back to the July 12, 2019 issue of ACP Advocate