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2023 Award Celebration

May 18, 2023 | 5:00 – 9:00 PM | Mark Twain House, Hartford, CT


Recognizing Our Past and Honoring Our Future

Each year, the Hartford Medical Society brings the past and present together through webinars and educational events to honor Connecticut's medical history. As we continue to preserve our past to pave the way for the future, we're thrilled to announce our upcoming 2023 Award Celebration at the historical Mark Twain House in Hartford on May 18. 

During the event, we will announce the award honorees of the HMS Loving Cup Award, the Dr. Gurdon D. Russell Supporter Award, and the Horace Wells Humanitarian Awards. These awards celebrate how far we have come since our inception and our future trajectory together.  


Dr. K. Patrick Ober is a Professor of Internal Medicine at the Wake Forest School of Medicine in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Dr. Ober is recognized as a Mark Twain scholar and author of the book Mark Twain and Medicine: "Any Mummery Will Cure." During the Awards Event, Ober will spotlight Twain's personal medical experiences, his opinions about the medical profession, and his observations that are still relevant and applicable to physicians of the 21st century. 

Ober, K. Patrick


Mark Twain House
351 Farmington Ave
Hartford, CT 06105 United States
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May 18, 2023
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm