AAHPM Award for Excellence in Scientific Research in Palliative Care
[October 2011] Dr. Curtis has been selected as the recipient of the 2012 Award for Excellence in Scientific Research in Palliative Care by the American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine (AAHPM). Dr. Curtis is professor of medicine, section head of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine at Harborview Medical Center, and co-director for clinical research training. He is a renowned authority on critical, palliative, and end-of-life care and a past president of the American Thoracic Society. He will receive the award and present a lecture at the AAHPM Annual Assembly in Denver next March.