Michael Kruer, MD, Examines a Child in His Office

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Michael Kruer, MD, Examines a Child in His Office
Cerebral Palsy Group Selects Chandler Doctor For Annual Award

Michael Kruer, MD, an associate professor at the UA College of Medicine – Phoenix, has been selected for a big honor by the United Cerebral Palsy of Central Arizona. He will be the recipient of the 2019 Laura Dozer Award “for his extraordinary work and what it represents to the many individuals with movement disorders and their families.”

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Founded in 2007, the University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix inspires and trains exemplary physicians, scientists and leaders to optimize health and health care in Arizona and beyond. By cultivating collaborative research locally and globally, the college accelerates discovery in a number of critical areas — including cancer, stroke, traumatic brain injury and cardiovascular disease. Championed as a student-centric campus, the college has graduated 500 physicians, all of whom received exceptional training from nine clinical partners and more than 2,000 diverse faculty members. As the anchor to the Phoenix Biomedical Campus, which is projected to have an economic impact of $3.1 billion by 2025, the college prides itself on engaging with the community, fostering education, inclusion, access and advocacy.