2018 Award Honorees
Please join us on Tuesday, October 30, 2018 as we honor Edith Peterson Mitchell, MD, FACP, FCPP with the Achievement Award in Medicine and Doug Pederson with the Award of Merit.
Edith Peterson Mitchell, MD, FACP, FCPP
Clinical Professor of Medicine and Medical Oncology
Edith Peterson Mitchell, MD, FACP, FCPP, is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Medical Oncology and is Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine and Medical Oncology at Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University and Associate Director for Diversity Programs and Director of the Center to Eliminate Cancer Disparities for the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University.
Head Coach of the Philadelphia Eagles
Doug Pederson was named head coach of the Philadelphia Eagles on January 18, 2016, following a three-year run as the offensive coordinator of the Kansas City Chiefs from 2013-15. In just his second season as an NFL head coach, Pederson led the Eagles to a 13-3 regular-season record, an NFC East title, the No. 1 seed in the NFC playoffs and the first Super Bowl title in franchise history with a 41-33 victory over the New England Patriots.