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Right Arrow Southport & Ormskirk Consultant highly commended for prestigious Hospital Doctor Award - PR/34/0506
22 December 2005 at 13:45
Dr Aamir Memon and his team from Southport & Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust have been highly commended for their entry in one of the top accolades in the country – the Hospital Doctor Award for Dermatology Team of the Year, sponsored by LEO Pharmaceuticals. A representative of LEO Pharmaceuticals presented them with a certificate of recognition on Monday this week. The prestigious Awards celebrate the clinical excellence and innovation of outstanding consultants and their teams, and aim to reward those individuals who achieve the highest standards within the profession. Local consultant Dr Memon and his team have demonstrated to the judges they are capable of achieving such standards. As one of ten highly commended teams, the judges said “With strong leadership from Dr Memon, the dermatology team at Southport and Ormskirk have demonstrated continued commitment to improve their services to patients.” Allan Stephenson, Director of Planned Services said, “At a time when the health service is under increasing pressure, this commendation offers both national recognition and the chance to focus on the excellent work being carried out at Southport and Ormskirk.” Notes to Editors Photo shows Dr Memon (far left) being presented a certificate by Fiona Shennan of LEO Pharma, with other members of the Dermatology Department. Hospital Doctor is published by Elsevier Healthcare, a division of Elsevier. Issued by Matthew King, Southport and Ormskirk Hospital NHS Trust. Enquiries to: Matthew King Tel: 01704 704714 E-mail: