Retired obstetrician and gynecologist Cecil F. Whitaker Jr., M.D., received the Dr. Clarence C. Butler Service and Leadership Award, affiliated with St. Francis Hospital, on Tuesday night.
The Seventh Annual Butler Service and Leadership Award dinner was held at the Columbus Convention & Trade Center.
Whitaker received the award because of “his leadership and many contributions to ensuring the quality of health care at St. Francis and throughout the community,” according to a release from the Manchester Expressway hospital.
The guest speaker was Deborah Norville, anchor of the newsmagazine “Inside Edition.”
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