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Health Justice Advocate Selected for Schweitzer Leadership Award

At the conclusion of a year-long nomination and selection process, attorney and Loyola University clinical law professor Emily Benfer has been chosen to receive the Schweitzer Leadership Award. The annual award honors an individual who has done significant work to mitigate the social determinants of health in their community, and whose commitment to service has influenced and inspired others. This is the inaugural year for the award, which provides the recipient with a $1,000 cash prize. The award will be presented to Ms. Benfer on
Thursday, Feb. 27 at a reception held at the Jane Addams Hull-House Museum. Click here to read the full press release.