Timothy R.B. Johnson, M.D. honored for lifetime contributions to international family planning
Timothy R.B. Johnson, M.D. will be honored with the Allan Rosenfield Award for Lifetime Contributions to International Family Planning.
Johnson joined the faculty at U-M in 1993 as the Bates Professor of the Diseases of Women and Children and Chair of Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is also Arthur F. Thurnau Professor, professor of women’s studies, and research professor in the Center for Human Growth and Development.
His education and training have been at U-M, University of Virginia and Johns Hopkins. He is fellow of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) and fellow of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine.
He is active in international teaching and training, especially in Ghana, and is an honorary fellow of the West African College of Surgeons, honorary fellow of the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons, and Fellow ad eundem of the Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (London).
He is author of more than 250 articles, chapters and books. He has served on numerous editorial boards, study sections, professional committees, societies and boards and is an elected member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Science. He is past president of the Association of Professors of Gynecology and Obstetrics and editor of the International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics.