Jefferson County Health Officer receives prestigious humanitarian award

By Jeff Eliasoph, WVTM13; Reposted from WVTM13 website


Dr. Mark Wilson has served as Jefferson County Health Officer for the past 10 years.

He’s faced the enormous challenge of the Coronavirus this past year.

In February, Wilson was named the humanitarian of the year by the prestigious Albert Schweitzer Fellowship of Alabama.

Watch the video here as Dr. Wilson shares some personal reflections with WVTM 13’s Jeff Eliasoph.