Abraham Bergman, M.D., FAAP, of Seattle, received the Washington State Medical Association's "Physician Recognition Award" on Sept. 20. Dr. Bergman was recognized for his lobbying, public education and research efforts, led in part, for passage of federal fabric flammability standards, child-proof packaging requirements and Sudden Infant Death research funding.
Vincent Fontana, M.D., FAAP, of New York is the recipient of the Childhelp USA, "For the Love of a Child" award. Dr. Fontana was selected as the recipient for his dedication to protecting children from child abuse and neglect. Dr. Fontana is the medical director of the New York Foundling Hospital.