J1674

Honoring Dr. Ronald Uva as recipient of the Distinguished Service Award by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

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  • 02 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 07 / May / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 07 / May / 2013
    • ADOPTED

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J1674


LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Dr. Ronald Uva upon the occasion of his
designation as recipient of the Distinguished Service Award by the Amer-
ican College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to take note of and
publicly acknowledge individuals who have distinguished themselves
through their exemplary careers, accomplishments, and purposeful lives
of service to their community and their profession; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to honor Dr.
Ronald Uva upon the occasion of his designation as recipient of the
Distinguished Service Award by the American College of Obstetricians and
Gynecologists; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Ronald Uva has been a member of the Oswego Hospital's
medical staff for more than 30 years; and
WHEREAS, He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of
Buffalo and attended medical school at the University of Studies of
Bologne, in Bologne, Italy; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Ronald Uva completed his medical residency at Upstate
Medical Center in Syracuse; and
WHEREAS, This remarkable doctor has taken an active role in his
profession, serving on several state medical boards; as a former medical
coordinator for the Oswego-Montserrat connection for Partners of the
Americas, Dr. Ronald Uva taught medical professionals how to incorporate
ultrasound and fetal monitoring into obstetrical practices; and
WHEREAS, Currently, Dr. Ronald Uva is the president of Oswego County
OB/GYN PC, which has provided obstetrical and gynecological care to
residents of Oswego County for more than 45 years, providing 24 hour
on-site coverage at the Oswego Hospital Maternity Center; and
WHEREAS, In 2011, Dr. Ronald Uva was elected as vice chair of the New
York District of the American College of Obstetricians; in this capaci-
ty, he serves as an advocate for universal maternity coverage and other
women's health issues; and
WHEREAS, At this time, Dr. Ronald Uva is serving his second five year
term on the New York State Board for Medicine, the first physician from
Oswego Health to be named to this prestigious State Board; and
WHEREAS, Dr. Ronald Uva is also active with the Medical Society of New
York State, writing semiannual book reviews for the Society, as well as
a monthly column for the PALLADIUM TIMES; and
WHEREAS, Despite his busy professional life, in 1997, Dr. Ronald Uva
was named Little League Coach of the Year; and
WHEREAS, In recognition of his dedication, commitment and efforts on
behalf of his community and his profession, it is the sense of this
Legislative Body to extend its highest commendation to Dr. Ronald Uva;
now, therefore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Dr. Ronald Uva upon the occasion of his designation as recipient
of the Distinguished Service Award by the American College of Obstetri-
cians and Gynecologists; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Dr. Ronald Uva.

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