Executive Editor Receives AACC Service Award

February 15, 2013

AACC has announced that D. Robert Dufour, MD, has received the award for Outstanding Contributions through Service to the Profession of Clinical Chemistry. Among his many areas of service, Dr. Dufour has served as a founding member of the Editorial Review Board of Lab Tests Online since 2001 and is the Executive Editor of the global network of Lab Tests Online websites. In the United States, Lab Tests Online is considered one of the premier health sites available online. With versions currently accessible in 17 countries and 14 languages, Lab Tests Online is recognized as a global standard for patient education.

The Service Award acknowledges individuals who have worked throughout their careers to advance the professional status of clinical chemists and the professional objectives of the AACC. Historically, this award has been conferred upon AACC's senior scientists, who have made significant contributions to clinical chemistry in its growth phase.

Each year, AACC celebrates noteworthy contributions to the field of laboratory medicine worldwide. See the full list of AACC’s 2013 award winners.