The following information is from the Massachusetts Medical Society:
Brookline physician Kim E. Bowman, M.D. has been honored as the 2012 Community Clinician of the Year by her physician peers of the Norfolk District Medical Society.
The Community Clinician of the Year Award was established in 1998 by the Massachusetts Medical Society to recognize a physician from each of the Society’s 20 district medical societies who has made significant contributions to his or her patients and the community and who stands out as a leading advocate and caregiver. The Norfolk District is comprised of some 3,500 physicians practicing throughout Norfolk County. The award will be presented at the District Society’s annual meeting on April 11 at the Sheraton Needham Hotel.
Board certified in internal and geriatric medicine, Dr. Bowman is a community physician in Brookline affiliated with Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. A graduate of the Tufts University School of Medicine, she completed her internship at the Ohio State University Hospitals and her residency at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center. A member of the Massachusetts Medical society since 1986, she has been member of the Society’s House of Delegates since 2003. She also served as a member of the Committee on Women in Organized Medicine from 1994 to 1998.