2012 Linda Laubenstein Award
Posted December 2012
The Office of the Medical Director is pleased to announce that Jeffrey Birnbaum, MD, MPH has been selected as the 2012 recipient of the Linda Laubenstein Award for excellence in HIV care. This award honors those clinicians who, in addition to providing the highest quality of clinical care for people with HIV, are distinguished as well by their wholehearted commitment to caring for those with HIV/AIDS. The Laubenstein Award represents an opportunity for the AIDS Institute to highlight the contributions of clinicians whose service has been extraordinary and to thank them publicly for their accomplishments.
The Dr. Linda Laubenstein Annual HIV Clinical Excellence Award
The HIV Clinical Excellence Award was established in 1992 in memory of Dr. Linda Laubenstein (1957-1992), a Manhattan physician, to honor her pioneering work and outstanding contribution to the quality of AIDS care in the early years of the epidemic. The Laubenstein Award will be presented during the World AIDS Day Healthy Living Expo ceremony in Albany, New York on Wednesday, December 5, 2012.
To download and view the 2012 Linda Laubenstein Award Brochure, please click here (PDF).