The American Telemedicine Association is pleased to announce that the 2001 ATA President's Award for the Advancement of Telemedicine has been awarded to the Arizona Telemedicine Program.
The award, sponsored by American Medical Development, Inc. (AMD) and Welch Allyn was established to recognize a project, program or institution that has made a substantial contribution toward the advancement of telemedicine within the United States. A panel of distinguished experts in the field of medicine and technology selected the Arizona Telemedicine Program from an extensive list of programs operating throughout North America. Specifically the Arizona Telemedicine Program was presented the award "In recognition of its historic contributions in the early development of telemedicine and its advancement worldwide."
Presented at the annual meeting of the ATA, June 3, 2001.