Each year nominations are sought for those who made exceptional contributions to improving the health of Oak Parkers.
These individuals are presented an award named for William Fitzsimmons, a medical consultant to the Oak Park Department of Public Health from 1976-1992. A humanitarian who volunteered his services to the Village, Dr. Fitzsimmons is remembered for his compassion toward others, regardless of their race or socio-economic status, a deep love of medicine and dedication to public service.
Nominations for 2015 Fitzsimmons Awards will be accepted until 5 p.m., Fri., March 25, 2016 - click here to download a nomination form.
Click on the links below to read about past winners: