The First Marie Nyswander Humanitarian Award was presented to Dr. Vincent P. Dole in 2000 for the extraordinary efforts to enhance the compassionate care of addiction and pain
A gift from Mary Lee Gupta
Marie Nyswander (March 13, 1919 – April 20, 1986) was an American psychiatrist and psychoanalyst known for developing and popularizing the use of methadone to treat heroin addiction.
Photo by Lubosh Stepanek
Marie Nyswander Award, Dr. Vincent P. Dole, library, special collection