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Dr. Michael Whitworth receives Distinguished Osteopathic Surgeon Award

TULSA (Sept. 19, 2011) -  Michael Whitworth, D.O., associate professor of surgery at the Oklahoma State University Center for Health Sciences College of Osteopathic Medicine  received the Distinguished Osteopathic Surgeon Award from the American College of Osteopathic Surgeons.

The award was presented to Dr. Whitworth at the organization’s Clinical Assembly of Osteopathic Surgeons annual ceremonial conclave Sept. 16 in Atlanta. The award recognizes those who have admirably served the profession and honors them for their distinguished service.

“We congratulate Dr. Whitworth and thank him for his commitment to our medical students, residents, colleagues and patients,” said Jenny Alexopulos, D.O., associate dean of Clinical Services and professor of Family Medicine at OSU Center for Health Sciences. 

Dr. Whitworth has served as the director of the surgery residency program at Oklahoma Osteopathic Hospital, Tulsa Regional Medical Center and OSU Medical Center since 1976.