Louis Bartoshesky, M.D., MPH, chair of Pediatrics at Christiana Care, was recognized by the U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration, Maternal and Child Health Bureau, for his excellence and outstanding contributions in improving systems of care for children and youth with special health care needs and their families.
“Dr. Bartoshesky’s achievements, partnership and passion through the years have strengthened and guided the maternal and child health programs in meeting the needs of women, infants and children and children with special health care needs in Delaware,” according to a press release from the Parent Information Center of Delaware.
Dr. Bartoshesky received the honor at the Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Federal/State Partnership annual meeting in Washington, D.C., on Oct. 20.
This year marks the 75th anniversary celebration of Title V of the Social Security Act. Since its enactment in 1935, there have been dramatic improvements in the health of children and youth with special health care needs and their families.
At the event, the Maternal and Child Health Bureau acknowledged individuals, organizations and collaborative partners in their state or jurisdiction for their outstanding contributions to the field of maternal and child health. The awards recognized pioneers, champions and emerging leaders in MCH who have contributed innovative practices, expertise, partnerships and research at the local, state and national levels.