Award for Excellence
Attn: AYAPH Awards CommitteeYale School of Public Health
Office of Alumni Affairs60 College Street
P.O. Box 208034
New Haven, CT 06520-8034
(subject line: AYAPH Awards Committee)
This award was established in 1999 by the AYAPH Board of Directors to honor individuals, as appropriate, for outstanding contributions to the field of public health.
On-going nominations by alumni, faculty, students, or friends of YSPH to Co-Chairs of AYAPH Awards Committee. Nomination materials limited to CV, resume or bio (required) and to not more than one page, single-spaced statement (optional).
Final determination of award recipient is based on achievement and outstanding contribution to any disciplinary field within public health; to service to the community or to the Yale School of Public Health; and/or to advocacy for social policy advances which promote social justice and human rights.
The 2008 Award for Excellence in Public Health Practice Recipient
Virginia M. Alexander, MD, MPH ’41 (posthumously)
2006 - Curtis Patton
2005 - Peter A. Singer
2004 - Michael McGinnis
2002 - Raul Cuadrado
1999 - Sir George Alleyne