Press Release - Jan 22, 2013
Manson Receives Leadership Award
|JoAnn E. Manson,|
JoAnn E. Manson, MD, DrPH, chief of the Division of Preventive Medicine, has been selected to receive the Bernadine Healy Award for Visionary Leadership in Women's Health. She will be honored during the Annual Congress of Women's Health in Washington, D.C., in March 2013. Manson is being recognized for her exceptional contributions and leadership in the field of women's health and prevention of cardiovascular disease in women.
The Bernadine Healy Award was created in honor of the work and memory of Bernadine Healy, MD, former National Institutes of Health (NIH) director, founding editor of the Journal of Women's Health, and a renowned advocate for women's health. Through her tireless passion and leadership, Dr. Healy encouraged discourse and exchange of information among health care professionals with the ultimate goal of promoting women's health as a high national priority.