This article noted Freis's being awarded the 1971 Albert Lasker Medical Research Award for clinical research for "his
demonstration of the life-saving effectiveness of drugs in the treatment of moderate hypertension," and provided a brief
overview of his research findings.
Item is a photocopy.
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1971-11-10 (November 10, 1971)
Periodical: "Lasker Medical Prize Given to Area Doctor." The Evening Star, (10 November 1971): A-2. Article. 1 Image.
From the Freis family's personal collection.
[Evening Star Newspaper Company]
Reproduced with permission of Time, Inc..
Medical Subject Headings (MeSH):
Awards and Prizes
The VA Cooperative Study and the Beginning of Routine Hypertension Screening, 1964-1980