October 28, 2019
Yani Ruiz-Perdomo
Yani Ruiz-Perdomo, F.N.P.-B.C., M.S.N.

Congratulations to Yani Ruiz-Perdomo, F.N.P.-B.C., M.S.N. on winning the Ally of the Disability Community Award!  Ms. Ruiz-Perdomo is a nurse practitioner whose duties include providing care for patients with rheumatological diseases and managing the NIAMS Community Health Clinic.  She provides superior clinical care to individuals with arthritis-related disabilities and exemplifies outstanding service to the medical profession. The NIH Disability Engagement Committee selected her for this award in recognition of her contribution to the disability community at the NIH.  The award was presented at the National Disability Employment Awareness Month event on October 24.