Category: 2008

McConnell, Jack, MD

Social Entrepreneur Honoree - volunteersinmedicine.org

Jack McConnell’s long career was over—or so he thought. The respected physician and scientist who had been part of the remarkable research teams that invented the TB Tine test, Tylenol and the MRI ha retired with wife Mary Ellen to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. One gray morning in 1992, he left his gated community
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Lee, Lois

Social Entrepreneur Honoree - childrenofthenight.org

More than 30 years have passed since Lois Lee worked on her doctoral dissertation, but what she learned in those early years has informed her life. A Ph.D student in sociology, Lee conducted the first US study of the social world of street prostitution. The chapter “The Pimp and His Game” is still relied upon
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