What: FBI St. Louis will present the Director’s Community Leadership Award to Dr. Steven Bander for his courage and integrity as a whistleblower and for his subsequent dedication to promoting ethical business practices in medical care and research.
The ceremony will be held at
in front of 150-200 medical students enrolled in The Bander Center for Medical Business Ethics. Saint Louis University
Also later in the month, the FBI will fly Dr. Bander to FBI Headquarters in
where Director Robert S. Mueller, III will personally present the special award at a national ceremony on March 25. Every year, each of the 56 FBI field offices nominates one recipient. Washington, D.C.
When: March 2 (tomorrow) at
Where: The Learning Resources Center at
, 3544 Saint Louis University Medical Center (name of pedestrian walkway just east of Grand). Parking is available at the Smith parking lot, which is immediately east of the building. Take Grand to Caroline Mall Park Avenue. Turn east on Park to Theresa Avenue. Drive north on Theresa to the surface lot.
Visuals: Presentation of certificate in front of recipient’s class;
Vvideo from past national awards ceremony
Speakers: M.B. Kinder, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the FBI St. Louis Division;
Dr. Steven Bander, Award Recipient;
Dr. Jim Dubois, Director of The
for Medical Business Ethics Bander Center