|Dr. Parris shown (center) holding the AANP Nurse Practitioner Advocate Award. Dr. Parris is surrounded by the statewide DYC Medical Team.|
Every year, the American Association of Nurse Practitioners presents an award to a nurse practitioner advocate for each state. This year, Dr. Herbert Parris was the recipient for Colorado.
Dr. Parris has been the Medical Director for the Division of Youth Corrections since 2007. An excellent teacher and mentor, Dr. Parris’ expertise and commitment improves the health care provided to the youth residing in DYC facilities.
Congratulations Dr. Parris!