Dr. Jamie Koufman Receives Prestigious Newcomb Award of the American Laryngological Association
Jamie A. Koufman, M.D., F.A.C.S., Director of The Voice Institute of New York was awarded the 2011 James E. Newcomb Award at the American Laryngological Association (ALA) during the recent 132nd Annual ALA Meeting April 27th in Chicago, Illinois. This award, established in 1939, is given annually to a member of the Association in recognition of outstanding contributions to research and the medical literature in the field of laryngology.
The list of distinguished past winners includes Dr. Chevalier Jackson, Dr. Joseph Ogura, Dr. John Kirchner, Dr. John Conley, Dr. Stuart Strong, and Dr. Gerald Healy. The Newcomb Award has been likened to a “Lifetime Achievement Award” for research and publications in laryngology.