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MedlinePlus was the U.S. winner of the 2005 World Summit on the Information Society Awards for e-health.
Winner of the Thomas Reuters/Frank Bradway Rogers Information Advancement Award in 2014 for MedlinePlus Connect and in 2004 for MedlinePlus.
MedlinePlus Connect wins HHSinnovates Award in March 2011.
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