Carrying the sword against prostate cancer for the next generation.
The Action Team annually recognizes individuals that have made significant contributions to awareness, education and treatment of prostate cancer. Past award recipients include: Ms. Barbara Pullen Smith, Mr. Al Richmond, Dudley Flood, PhD, SydneyBarnwell, MD, Tracey Krupski, MD, Dr. Charles Blair of Asheville, NC (givenposthumously) and Dr. Leory Darkes.
Dudley Flood Service Award, annually awarded to one special individual who embodies the spirit of Dr. Flood’s commitment to education, equity, and his professional and passionate commitment to community.
Randy Bazemore Survivor Award, annually awarded to a survivor that carries on Randy’s commitment to providing support to all prostate cancer patients and survivors, with a particular focus on African-American men. Embodying the spirit of Umoja, or unity, the awardee conveys, in both principle and practice, togetherness in all things good and of mutual benefit.
Swordbearer of Excellence Award, is annually awarded to one or more individuals who convey a deep and abiding commitment to the mission of the NC Minority Prostate Cancer Awareness Action Team.