Dr. Arshiya Baig receives “Companion Award” by community organization Taller de José

Assistant Professor
Section of General Internal Medicine

April 2013 – Dr. Arshiya Baig was awarded the Companion Award by Taller de José, a social service agency in the Little Village neighborhood of Chicago. Dr. Baig accepted the award at their annual Builder’s Day Celebration on April 21, 2013. The award is given each year to a person who “exemplifies the vision of accompanying the dear neighbor without distinction.” Dr. Baig has worked with Taller de José since 2008 through an academic-community partnership to implement the Picture Good Health program in Little Village for Latinos with diabetes.

PHOTOS FROM THE TALLER DE JOSE BUILDER’S DAY AWARDS CEREMONYArshiya Baig receives the Companion Award from Taller de Jose     ABaig Acceptance Speech for Companion Award     Arshiya's Builder's Day Companion Award from Taller