SAMMIES finalist spent 3 decades improving public health

Tuesday - 7/5/2011, 4:59pm EDT

Dr. Lawrence Deyton, Director, Center for Tobacco Products, FDA

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Three decades of improving public health, treating veterans and pioneering ways to fight AIDS and hepatitis C is a lot for one man to take on. Dr. Lawrence Deyton is the director for the Center for Tobacco Products at the FDA. All of that work has made him a Service to America (SAMMIES) finalist in the career achievement category.

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