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Latessa Receives Outstanding AHEC Faculty Award

Robyn Latessa, MDRobyn Latessa, MD, a family medicine physician at Mountain AHEC's Family Health Center, was selected to receive the Outstanding AHEC Faculty Award for 2010. The award for excellence in teaching was established in 1992 to recognize NC AHEC faculty members who have contributed significantly to the education of medical students at the AHECs across the state. The award, voted on by the fourth-year class of medical students at UNC-Chapel Hill, is only given to one recipient each year. Latessa received her award at the annual Whitehead Lecture and Awards Ceremony on August 18, 2010 in Chapel Hill.