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Dr. Rachel P. Dultz Named PHCS' Physician Philanthropist of the Year

Mar 9, 2017

Rachel P. Dultz, MD, FACS, Medical Director of the University Medical Center of Princeton (UMCP) Breast Health Center, has received the 2017 William P. Burks Physician Philanthropist of the Year Award.

Dultz Rachel-resized The award is presented annually by the Princeton HealthCare System (PHCS) Foundation to a physician on the PHCS Medical Staff whose service and leadership as a volunteer have enhanced not only the PHCS Foundation but also the missions of other nonprofit organizations. Dr. Dultz (pictured, left) received the award from Gerard A. Compito, MD, Chairman of the PHCS Foundation Board of Directors, during the PHCS Medical Staff's annual dinner on February 9.

A board certified surgeon and fellowship-trained Breast Surgical Specialist, Dr. Dultz is a clinical assistant professor at Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School and serves on the Board of Directors of Susan G. Komen® Central and South Jersey.

Dr. Dultz is a member of the PHCS Foundation Board of Directors, where she served on the Golf Committee and the Physicians' Development Committee during Design for Healing, the capital campaign that supported construction of the new UMCP. The Physicians' Development Committee helped raise more than $5 million from over 460 physicians and their families.

Dr. Dultz is the sixth recipient of the award. Previous awardees include William P. Burks, MD; Peter I. Yi, MD; Margaret L. Lancefield, MD, PhD; Donald Denny, MD; and W. Thomas Gutowski, MD.

The mission of the PHCS Foundation is to financially support and promote the mission of PHCS. For more information, please visit www.princetonhcs.org/foundation.

About Princeton HealthCare System

Princeton HealthCare System is a comprehensive, integrated healthcare system that strives to anticipate and serve the lifelong needs of central New Jersey residents, including acute care hospital services through University Medical Center of Princeton, behavioral healthcare through Princeton House Behavioral Health, rehabilitation, home care, hospice care, ambulatory surgery, a primary and specialty medical practice, and fitness and wellness services. For more information, visit www.princetonhcs.org.

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