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HouseBill Number: 4839Primary Sponsor: Cobb-HunterType of Legislation: CRSubject: Culbertson, Dr. Frank L., Sr.Date Bill Passed both Bodies: May 13, 1992Computer Document Number: JIC/6592.ACIntroduced Date: May 12, 1992Last History Body: HouseLast History Date: May 13, 1992Last History Type: Received from SenateScope of Legislation: StatewideAll Sponsors: Cobb-Hunter Byrd Smith J. Brown Shissias Taylor Waites Harrison Riser Wright Council Keegan Stoddard Canty Harrelson Rhoad D. ElliottType of Legislation: Concurrent Resolution
Bill Body Date Action Description CMN ---- ------ ------------ ------------------------------ --- 4839 House May 13, 1992 Received from Senate 4839 Senate May 13, 1992 Introduced, adopted, returned with concurrence 4839 House May 12, 1992 Introduced, adopted, sent to SenateView additional legislative information at the LPITS web site.
TO RECOGNIZE AND CONGRATULATE DR. FRANK L. CULBERTSON, SR., OF HOLLY HILL, SOUTH CAROLINA, FOR BEING SELECTED THE EDISTO HEALTH DISTRICT "VOLUNTEER PHYSICIAN OF THE YEAR".
Whereas, Dr. Frank L. Culbertson, Sr., of Holly Hill has been named the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Edisto Health District "Volunteer Physician of the Year"; and
Whereas, Dr. Culbertson attended Laurens City School and graduated with honors; his college education at the University of South Carolina was interrupted when he joined the Navy during World War II; and
Whereas, he was a Navy pilot, flying F6F Hellcats with the Night Fighters in the 52nd Air Group in the South Pacific; and
Whereas, after completing college he graduated from the Medical University of South Carolina with honors and then interned at Roper Hospital in Charleston; and
Whereas, Dr. Culbertson has had a medical career distinguished by his dedication and commitment to serving the people and communities in which he has practiced; and
Whereas, he began his medical practice in Laurens County where he was on the medical staff of the hospital and in general practice for eight years; and
Whereas, he subsequently practiced in Ridgeway as the physician of the medical office sponsored by the Episcopal Church, and served as President of the Fairfield County Medical Society; and
Whereas, in 1964, Dr. Culbertson joined the Medical Clinic in Holly Hill and has worked closely with the Holly Hill Health Center; and
Whereas, his contributions to public health service span his entire career and during the last twenty-eight years he has worked closely with the Holly Hill Health Center providing valuable services in the center's family planning and prenatal clinics; and he has made a significant impact in the treatment of sexually transmitted diseases throughout the State and Nation; and
Whereas, Dr. Culbertson is admired and respected by his patients and peers and has a reputation for going far beyond that what is expected in caring for his patients and in serving the community; and
Whereas, the General Assembly is pleased to have this opportunity to recognize and honor Dr. Frank L. Culbertson, Sr. Now, therefore,
Be it resolved by the House of Representatives, the Senate concurring:
That the General Assembly by this resolution recognizes and congratulates Dr. Frank L. Culbertson, Sr., for being selected as the Edisto Health District "Volunteer Physician of the Year".
Be it further resolved that a copy of this resolution be forwarded to Dr. Culbertson.