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Institute of Rural Health

2011 Health Care Heroes Award

Rick Tivis is an honoree in the 2011 Health Care Heroes program sponsored by the Idaho Business Review newspaper in Boise. In its sixth year, the program recognizes health care professionals, educators and volunteers for their contributions and service to Idaho's health care industry. Tivis, a biostatistician in the Institute of Rural Health and chairman of the Canyon County Community Clinic, is an honoree in the volunteer category. He is among 18 finalists who will be recognized at a luncheon Oct. 4 at the McCleary Auditorium at Saint Alphonsus Medical Center and profiled in a magazine distributed by the Idaho Business Review.

September 2011