Donald V. Hampton, D.O., Professor Emeritus of Osteopathic Principles and Practice at the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pa., and Bradenton, Fla., was awarded the American Academy of Osteopathy’s most prestigious award, the A.T. Still Medallion of Honor, at the 2009 American Academy of Osteopathy (AAO) Annual Convocation in Little Rock, Ark. The award recognizes Dr. Hampton’s unremitting dedication to the osteopathic profession and his reputation as a clinician and educator.
|Donald Hampton, DO, receives the A.T. Still Medallion of Honor at the AAO Convocation. |
The Medallion of Honor is awarded to deserving members of the Academy who have exhibited exceptional understanding and application of osteopathic principles, and of the concepts which are the outgrowth of those principles.
In addition to his active role in the AAO, Dr. Hampton has served on the Educational Council on Osteopathic Principles and continues to be involved in patient care and teaching at LECOM. He is also a member of the American Osteopathic Association, Ohio Osteopathic Association, and the Cranial Academy.