Dr. Robert C. Lawler is the 2016 recipient of the Henry Hyde Award, conferred by American Catholic Press. This award is named after the late Henry Hyde, chairman of the House Judiciary Committee. Chairman Hyde was an indefatigable defender of human life, in all its stages.
Dr. Lawler is a board certified OB/GYN. Since 1993, he has been in private practice in Downers Grove, Illinois. He is a Knight of Malta. He is also member of the Catholic Medical Association and the Catholic Physicians Guild.