September 9, 2001
Announcing the Medical Open Source Achievement Award
Author: JT Smith
Saint writes, "Open source medical software is clearly a viable way to improve patient care, education and reduce costs. However, open source software isn't 'magic pixie dust' and there are real people doing real, often difficult work to make medicine's free software future a reality. Linux Medical News would like to honor the individul who has accomplished the most towards the goal of improving medical education and practice through open source medical software. Therefore, LinuxMedNews announces the first annual Linux Medical News Open Source Achievement Award to honor that individual. Complete story."