SUFFOLK, VA—The L. D. Britt, MD Scholarship Fund Dinner, will be held October 21, 2010 at the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel in Norfolk, VA.
This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. L. D. Britt, MD, MPH, FACS, President of the American College of Surgeons------“world’s largest organization of surgeons.” Dr. Britt is also the Brickhouse Professor and Chairman Department of Surgery at Eastern Virginia Medical School.
This year’s Community Service Award Honorees are: The Honorable Joseph N. Green Jr., Lenora Mathews and Friends of Hampton Roads, Inc.
The Scholarship Fund was established in 1995 in recognition of Dr. Britt’s dedication to medicine and philanthropy. Its goal is to help remove cost as a barrier between minority students and a career in medicine.