2013 Flaherty Lifetime Achievement Award Recipient
During the Annual Membership Meeting on Saturday, April 20th, 2013 at The American Club in Kohler, Wisconsin, the Wisconsin Radiological Society and Dr. Timothy T. Flaherty, FACR, presented the 2013 Flaherty Lifetime Achievement Award to Dr. Andrew B. Crummy, Jr., FACR. Dr. Crummy is the third recipient of this award, joining Dr. Timothy T. Flaherty, FACR, who was a resident of Dr. Crummy's, and Dr. James E. Youker, FACR.
The WRS Flaherty Award was named in honor of Timothy T. Flaherty, MD, FACR, and is given by the WRS Board of Directors to individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the practice of Radiology in the State of Wisconsin. Dr. Crummy's seminal role in the development and worldwide dissemination of Digital Subtraction Angiography, involvement in establishing the subspecialty of Interventional Radiology and the Society of Interventional Radiology, long standing participation in research and teaching residents and fellows at the University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, and contributions to the medical literature throughout his career made him an exemplary candidate for this award.
The WRS congratulates Dr. Andrew B. Crummy, Jr., FACR on receiving the 2013 Flaherty Lifetime Achievement Award and thanks him for his contributions to the practice of medicine and the specialty of Radiology.