October 5, 2009
The Scoliosis Research Society has awarded Dr. Robert Campbell the 2009 Walter P. Blount Humanitarian Award in recognition of "...20 years of dedication to sick children, many of whom would not be alive today without his efforts." The prestigious award recognizes "individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service to organizations, community or education."
Dr. Campbell, director of the Thoracic Insufficiency Center at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, was specifically recognized for:
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