Herbert Charles Smitherman, Jr., MD, MPH, FACP Curriculum Vitae Page 7
HONORS AND AWARDS continues:
The 2007 Joan Solomon Urban Community & Leadership Award was presented May 17, 2007 at the Charles H. Wright African American Museum “A Salute to Pioneers in Medicine” by the Joan Solomon Arts and Lecture Series.
The Michigan State University, Black Legislative Body’s “Health Champions” Award Ceremony at the Kellogg Hotel & Conference Center, East Lansing, MI, September 13, 2007.
The Michigan Department of Community Health: Division of Health, Wellness and Disease Control at The 13th Annual Michigan STD/HIV Conference presented “The Health Disparity Reduction/Minority Health Award”, Ypsilanti, MI, November 2, 2007.
The Center for Peace and Conflict Studies at Wayne State University in collaboration with the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences presents “The 2008 Community Peacemakers Award”, Detroit, MI, April 17, 2008.
The Wayne State University School of Medicine Pathfinders in Medicine Awards annual gala “Night Behind the Mask” presents the 2008 Traiblazer Award, October 11, 2008 at the Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI.
The Detroit Wayne County Community Mental Health Spirit of Service Award, Presented by the Board of Directors of the Arc Detroit in recognition of exceptional achievement and leadership to improving the life of persons with developmental disabilities, “The Arc Detroit Spirit of Service Award presented March 19, 2009.
The African American Male Health Improvement Program Award presented by the 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit, Inc. for outstanding Community Outreach at Ford Field Hall of Legends, June 20, 2009, Detroit, MI
The National J. H. Kanter award of $25,000 presented for Improving Access to Care and Addressing Health Disparities, July, 2009.
The 100 Black Men of Greater Detroit, Inc. presents the Excellence in Community Health award at the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, October 15, 2009, Detroit, MI.
Michigan State Medical Society’s 2009 Community Service Award in recognition of outstanding contributions to the Community and the State of Michigan, December 9, 2009 at the Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit, MI.
Patient Care Clinical Responsibilities
Teaching Rounds 3-4 months per year
Outpatient/Patient Private Faculty Practice times 20 years