Pat Dean Penry Award Release

On December 3, 2011 at the 65th Annual Meeting of the American Epilepsy Society held in Baltimore, Maryland, Patricia Dean; respected local Miamian, was presented with one of societies highest honors; The J. Kiffin Penry Excellence in Epilepsy Care Award.

The award, originally established in 1997, honors Dr. Penry’s legacy and his lifelong focus and genuine care for his patients with epilepsy.  The award is given annually in recognition of individuals who make a major impact on patient care and improve the quality of life for persons with epilepsy as well as recognize excellence in care for persons with epilepsy.