Cook County Commissioners Pass Resolution

11/21/2017 - The Cook County Board of Commissioners passed a resolution November 14 honoring the Academy's Centennial.

Commissioner Richard Boykin recognized the important role the Academy has played in improving the health of Americans, lauding the Academy's work on treating conditions like obesity and diabetes and its role in working to end food deserts.

"You are 100 years strong and we expect you to be even stronger in the next 100 years," Commissioner Boykin said.