Dr. Jeffrey Dover has been awarded the prestigious Ellet H. Drake Lectureship Award from the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, to be presented at their next annual meeting in April 2008. This award was established in 1995 to recognize a practicing physician who has contributed to innovative laser procedures and/or laser products for medicine. The award is given in honor of Ellet Drake, M.D., a co-founder of the Society. The awardee has to have contributed to innovative laser procedures, published in the medical literature, and have demonstrated excellence in teaching substantiating his laser activity during his career. This is an outstanding honor, and we are all very proud of our colleague!