Dr. Leigh Ann Webb, Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, is a recipient of the 2021 Dr. Martin Luther King University of Virginia Health System Award. This award is given to a student, faculty, or staff member who embodies Martin Luther King’s values and teachings in accordance with UVA Health’s missions and values.
Dr. Webb co-authored a children’s book, “We’re Going to Be OK,” with Dr. Ebony Jade Hilton. This book helps “children of color to face the pandemic with hope instead of the disparity that was plaguing their communities.”
To read the School of Medicine’s full announcement, click here.
Congratulations, Dr. Webb!