Newsmaker — April 2010

Dr. Robert E. Suter, professor of emergency medicine, was recognized by the American College of Emergency Physicians (ACEP) with The John G. Wiegenstein Leadership Award. The award is the highest honor in the specialty of emergency medicine and is presented to a current or past national leader in recognition of his or her contributions to ACEP. The award honors Dr. Wiegenstein, who was a founding member and the first president of ACEP.

Dr. Suter leads emergency medicine efforts in academic development, practice management, health policy and international emergency medicine education. He also holds appointments as a professor at the Medical College of Georgia, Des Moines University, and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences.