March 30, National Doctors' Day, is a time to recognize and celebrate the hard work of physicians – all of the many medical specialties make up a remarkable community, coming together as one to help and heal patients. The observance dates back to 1933 and was officially established by Congress in 1990.
In 2015 the North Carolina Medical Society (NCMS) instituted a new, homegrown tradition with North Carolina Doctors' Day. To celebrate the day, NCMS is sponsoring the 2017 North Carolina Doctor of the Year Award, allowing patients and the public to honor our state's physicians who are:
Passionate about keeping patients happy and healthy
Experts in using life-changing treatments to give patients the best care
And making a positive impact in the community
Nominations for the 2017 NC Doctor of the Year will close at noon on March 1st, 2017!
Past winners include Gloria Graham, M.D. and Jason Stopyra, M.D.
Share the word with your friends through social media, and let's give those great NC doctors their moment to shine.
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