Preventive Medicine Associates President Dr. Punyamurtula Kishore Honored with 2009 St. Elizabeth’
Public health industry veteran recognized for15 years of service
“Employee and Medical Staff Service Award recipients’ hard work and loyalty to St. Elizabeth’s is a reflection of our commitment to delivering the best health care to the communities we serve,” said John Holiver, President of St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.
A tradition of more than 15 years, the Medical Center Employee and Medical Staff Service Awards Ceremony celebrates and honors both clinical and non-clinical staff who have dedicated five plus years of service to the St. Elizabeth’s family. Dr. Kishore has dedicated 15 years of service to St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center as an attending physician.
“I have been fortunate to work all these years with St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center whose commitment to community health care I deeply admire,” said Dr. Kishore. “I am honored to receive this award and look forward to many more years of service at the Medical Center.”
Dr. Kishore has been a practicing public health scientist for over 30 years and has established the “sobriety maintenance”
Dr. Kishore also founded the National Library of Addictions (NLA) in Brookline in 1993, which is an intellectual gathering place for health care professionals and community members working to overcome the effects of addictions.
About Preventive Medicine Associates
Preventive Medicine Associates is a group of family practices located through Massachusetts, focused on bringing the best care to their patients and community. Their doctors and staff are trained in the diagnosis and treatment of numerous diseases and conditions, and manage both common and complex problems. They are also trained to prevent, diagnose and treat a wide variety of ailments affecting patients of all ages. Preventive Medicine Associates doctors work in the science of protecting and improving the health of communities through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles and research for disease and injury prevention.
About St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center
St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center is a major academic medical center affiliated with Tufts University School of Medicine. Areas of medical excellence include cardiology, neurosciences, bariatric surgery, women’s health, high-risk obstetrics, bone and joint health, hematology/oncology, pulmonary medicine and emergency medicine. St. Elizabeth’s is a member of Caritas Christi Health Care, New England's largest community hospital network. Visit St. Elizabeth’s online at CaritasChristi.org.