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Health Professions Division Communications Director Wins Top Writing Award

Scott Colton, APR

Scott Colton, APR, director of medical communications and public relations for Nova Southeastern University’s Health Professions Division, received a Best Feature Story or Article Award in the AACOM Communications Awards Competition held during the American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine (AACOM) Annual Meeting, which took place April 24-27 in Baltimore, Maryland. Colton was honored for his summer 2012 COM Outlook article entitled “Senior Students Make Their Latent Dreams Come True.” He also was named as chair of AACOM’s Marketing and Communications Advisory Council, which is responsible for tasks such as furthering the efforts of the promotion of osteopathic medical schools and the osteopathic profession to the general public, media, legislators, and all other individuals/entities that would benefit from knowledge of osteopathic medicine.