Dr. Tom Irons Receives Longleaf Pine Award

ECU Brody School of Medicine’s Dr. Tom Irons was awarded the Longleaf Pine Award, NC’s highest civilian honor on October 12, 2022.

This is one of many awards in recognition of his humanitarian efforts and advancements in community health including the 2021 Jim Bernstein Lifetime Achievement Award. Dr. Irons was instrumental in the launching of the NC Albert Schweitzer Fellowship (NCASF) in 1994 and serves on the NCASF Advisory Board.