Brandy Bynum Dawson earns Outsanding Achievement Award

Our heartiest congratulations to Brandy Bynum Dawson, recognized by the NC Pediatric Society last week for her work to “raise to the age” of juvenile jurisdiction. As the Associate Director for Rural Forward NC, and member of the NC Institute for Medicine Membership, Youth Justice Project, NC Child and NC Bar Association Juvenile Justice and Children’s Rights Section, Brandy is committed to improving quality of life outcomes for children and families.

She was honored with her fellow awardees at the NC Peds Annual Meeting in Asheville late last week.

Founded in 1921, the North Carolina Pediatric Society (NCPeds) is the state affiliate Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics with nearly 2,000 pediatrician and pediatric health professional members.  NCPeds’ mission is to empower pediatricians and its partners to foster the physical, social and emotional well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults.