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Dr. James Littlejohn Named Choosing Wisely Champion

The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) has recognized Dr. James Littlejohn, assistant professor of clinical anesthesiology, for his commitment to the ABIM Foundation's Choosing Wisely campaign. The Choosing Wisely Champions program, launched by the ABIM Foundation in 2016, was created to recognize clinicians who are leading efforts to reduce overuse and waste in medicine. 

Dr. Littlejohn was chosen for advancing appropriate test utilization in his health system and demonstrating leadership of a local Choosing Wisely effort. 

“Identifying Champions and sharing their successes allows all of us to learn from their efforts to improve healthcare delivery,” Dr. Lee H. Hilborne, chair of the ASCP Effective Test Utilization Steering Committee, said in a statement. 

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