Acton Honored For Service During Pandemic

The former head of the Ohio Department of Health has won a special Profile in Courage Award.

Dr. Amy Acton is one of seven people being honored for their service during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The awards are being presented by the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library and Museum.

The special COVID Courage awards will be given during a virtual ceremony on May 26th, featuring foundation president Caroline Kennedy and her son, Jack Schlossberg.