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HSPH Alumni Association Awards--Nominations due June 15

Harvard School of Public Health Alumni Association Awards

Nominations deadline Sunday, June 15. Please submit nominations via the online form.

The Alumni Award of Merit is the highest honor presented to an alumna/us of the Harvard School of Public Health. Awarded since 1992, we have recognized dozens of HSPH's highly accomplished alumni.

In 2011, three additional awards were established by the HSPH Alumni Association, recognizing achievements in various arenas of public health, and at various stages in public health careers. This brings the slate of Alumni Association Awards to:

Award recipients will be announced in July, and recognized at the 2014 HSPH Alumni Weekend on October 24 - 25, 2014 in Boston.

Please visit the Past Honorees page to view the 2013 Award recipients.

Should you have any questions, please feel free to contact Amelia Clouse in the Office for Alumni Affairs, via phone at (617) 432-8429 or by email at

Pictured left to right: 2013 Award of Merit honorees, Eiji Yano, MBBS, DMS, MPH '84, Marc B. Schenker, MD, MPH '80 and Debra T. Silverman, SM, SD '81. Photo, Kent Dayton, HSPH.