Kirksville DO Awarded

Kirksville Osteopath Justin Puckett recently received the Steelman-Seim Educator Award from the American Society of Bariatric Physicians. Dr. Puckett was recognized and presented with his award at the ASBP Annual Awards Luncheon in Phoenix last month.  The Steelman-Seim Educator Award is presented annually and recognizes those who have exhibited excellence in advancing the cause of health care through education and teaching. According to a statement, Dr. Puckett received the award for his assistance in integrating obesity medicine education at his state-level medical society and introducing the Obesity Basic Medical Treatment educational course into the curriculum at the Missouri Society of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians’ annual meeting early this year..