Franciscan St. Francis critical care physician Dr. Gerald L. Braverman has been recognized for his professional excellence with the hospital’s Healing Hands Award.
Board-certified in internal medicine and critical care, Braverman has been affiliated with Franciscan St. Francis since 1978. He is the director of the hospital’s critical care unit.
Braverman received his undergraduate degree at Dickinson College in Pennsylvania and earned his medical degree from the Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia. He completed an internship at Conemaugh Valley Memorial Hospital in Pennsylvania and later served as chief resident in the Department of Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine.
He is a member of the American Medical Association, Indiana State Medical Association, Society of Critical Care Medicine and the Marion County Medical Society.
The Healing Hands Award recognizes Franciscan St. Francis physicians for excellence in clinical skills, patient relations, research, stewardship, and reflection of the hospital’s health care ministry, values and mission.