Dr. Amy Raubenolt, an attending physician in Cleveland Clinic Akron General’s emergency department and the hospital's EMS medical director, will be honored May 22 as Medical Director of the Year by the State Board of Emergency Medical, Fire and Transportation Services, the Ohio Chapter of the American College of Emergency Physicians, and the Ohio Division of Emergency Medical Services, a division of the Ohio Department of Public Safety. The ceremony will be held in Columbus as part of the annual Star of Life Awards.

Raubenolt, who teaches at Northeast Ohio Medical University and is the chair of the Northeast Ohio Regional Trauma Network, was nominated by the Akron Fire Department — for whom she serves as medical director. She also is medical director for the Stow Fire Department and the Akron SWAT team.