Memorial Hospital Announces
2018 LCM Outstanding Physician Award Recipient
Jasper – Karim Anwar, M.D. has been named the 2018
Little Company of Mary (LCM) Outstanding Physician Award recipient at Memorial
Hospital and Health Care Center. This award is named in honor of the
Sisters of the Little Company of Mary, the sponsors of Memorial Hospital. The
LCM Award is given annually to a physician on Memorial Hospital’s active
medical staff who has been nominated through a hospital- and community-wide
nomination process with the winner being chosen by a selection committee from a
group of six finalists. The award is based on outstanding performance
reflecting Memorial Hospital’s mission statement and the core values of Respect
for Human Dignity, Compassionate Caring, Stewardship, Quality and Justice. The top six nominees for this year’s award included Dr.
Karim Anwar, Dr. Adam Dawkins, Dr. Duane Flannagan, Dr. Mark Luff, Dr. Kevin
Lusk, and Dr. Kristin Werne.
Dr. Anwar received his medical degree at King Edward Medical College in Lahore,
Pakistan. He completed his residency in
internal medicine at University of Connecticut School of Medicine and completed
a fellowship in hematology and medical oncology at University of Massachusetts
School of Medicine. He is board
certified in medical oncology and hematology, and was appointed to the active
medical staff of Memorial Hospital in 2012.
Dr. Anwar is an oncologist in the Lange-Fuhs Cancer Center at Memorial.