Dr. Batchlor Named Humanitarian of the Year

We’re proud to share that our CEO, Dr. Elaine Batchlor, was named Humanitarian of the Year on Saturday, November 11, 2017 by the Association of Black Women Physicians in recognition of her decades of dedication to increasing healthcare access for underserved communities.

Dr. Batchlor received the award at the organization’s Hope Luncheon, an annual fundraiser to generate scholarship funds for medical students.

Founded in 1982, the Association of Black Women Physicians is a formal network of African American women in medicine who seek to improve public health by advancing the role of women in medicine.

Earlier this year, Dr. Batchlor received the Dr. Lester Breslow Lifetime Achievement Award from the UCLA Fielding School of Public Health and was inducted into the Alumni Hall of Fame in recognition of her innovative and unwavering commitment to improving public health.