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Receive Excellence in Womens Health Awards
May 10, 2001 Washington, DC The Jacobs Institute of Womens Health presented its prestigious Excellence in Womens Health Awards to three diverse and outstanding leaders at a gala luncheon here today. The 2001 Excellence in Womens Health Award winners are:
Warren Pearse, MD & Allan Rosenfield, MD
Luella Klein, MD & Angela Diaz, MD
Ruth Merkatz, PhD (Event Chair) and Frank E. Speizer, MD
"The Jacobs Institute 2001 Excellence in Womens Health Award winners are the best and the brightest members of the medical community who are working to improve womens health," said Jacobs Institute Executive Director Martha Romans. "They are truly setting a new standard for advancing womens health."
The Jacobs Institute of Women's Health is a nonprofit organization dedicated to advancing the knowledge, practice, and understanding of women's health by making America's health care system work better for women. For the next few years, the Jacobs Institute is placing an emphasis on managed care, heart disease and menopause cutting edge issues that affect women's health and lives. The awards were made possible by a generous gift from CIGNA HealthCare.
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