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Nominations for 2016 Physician Citizen of the Year Award due Dec. 15

Steven R. Manson, MD, is presented the 2015 Physician Citizen of the Year Award by Board Chair Martha (Molli) Rolli, MD.The Wisconsin Medical Society is now accepting nominations for its 2016 Physician Citizen of the Year Award. First established by the Society in 1982, the award recognizes and encourages Wisconsin physicians who volunteer their time and talents through civic and cultural activities—helping to improve the health and well-being of their communities.

Consider nominating a friend, colleague or personal physician for this award. Details and a nomination form are available on the Society’s website. The nomination deadline is Dec. 15, 2015.

La Crosse pediatrician Steven Manson, MD, received the 2015 award for his more than 20 years of service with the St. Clare Health Mission and numerous mission trips to the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota, dating back to 2009. Doctor Manson was recognized during the Society’s Annual Meeting last April, and also was featured in the June issue of WMJ. Click here to read more about Dr. Manson in this feature article.

For more information about the Physician Citizen of the Year Award, e-mail Noreen Krueger.

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