Award Recipient
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2008 John M. Eisenberg Patient Safety and Quality Awards.

Cohen MR; Wenger NS; Cousins DD; Heath WM; Gilbert L; Walker R; Krebbs R; Barger KL; Audet AMJ; Raju R; Jacobs CM; Schick JF; Aviles AD;

The Eisenberg Award honors individuals and organizations who have made vital accomplishments in improving patient safety and quality. The 2008 honorees are Michael R. Cohen, RPh, MS, ScD; Dennis O'Leary, MD; The RAND Corporation and University of California at Los Angeles School of Medicine; National Coordinating Council for Medication Error Reporting; Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Virginia; and New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation. The awards were presented at the National Quality Forum's annual meeting on October 16, 2008 in Arlington, VA.