Dr. Birdsong, about to mount the stage to receive his Award.

The College of American Pathologists presented George G. Birdsong, MD, FCAP with a CAP Lifetime Achievement Award for his outstanding contributions and service within the Council on Scientific Affairs over the years.

Dr. Birdsong has a long record of service to the profession of pathology in activities outside the CAP, notably as ASC President, 2005-2006, and recipient of our prestigious Papanicolaou Award in 2013.

Dr. Birdsong is a professor in the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at Emory University School of Medicine and Director of Anatomic Pathology at Grady Health System, in Atlanta, Georgia.