College of Public Health students graduating

2013 Graduate Awards

This past year, many of our students and faculty were recognized for their outstanding accomplishments in service, research and academia.

These awards are not only an honor, but also a reflection of their dedication and passion for excellence.

Dean’s Outstanding Teaching Performance Award
Robin C. Vanderpool, DrPH, Department of Health Behavior

International Service Award
Ibitola Asaolu, MPH

Richard R. Clayton MPH Research Award
Raymond Hicks, MPH

Promising Practitioner Award
Jessica Clouser, MPH

Joel M. Lee DrPH Award
Kristina Rabarison, DrPH

DrPH Research Award
Amanda Lewis, DrPH

Departmental Awards
Biostatistics: Tyler Smith, MPH
Preventive Medicine and Environmental Health: Zheng Huang, MPH
Epidemiology: Leah Casanave, DrPH
Health Behavior: Sandra Maciuba, MPH

Howard L. Bost Award
Keith Branham, MPH

Excellence in Infectious Disease Epidemiology – Dr. Glyn Caldwell Book Awards
Erin Abner, PhD
Eric Durbin, DrPH
Courtney Smith, MPH

John Sterling Wiggs ‘Golden Rule’ Award
Lazaras Eze, MPH

Outstanding MHA Student
1st Year: Julie McAllister, MHA Candidate
2nd Year: Arlie Rose, MHA Candidate

Outstanding MHA Capstone
Uzair Munis, MHA
Jay Swacker, MHA

Outstanding MHA Faculty Award
Sarah Wackerbarth, PhD, Department of Health Services Management

Golden Apple Award
Lorie Chesnut, DrPH, MPH, Department of Epidemiology

Kentucky Medical Association Distinguished Service Award
Baretta R. Casey, MD, MPH

American Public Health Association Wade Hampton Frost Lectureship Award
Ann Coker, PhD

American Public Health Association Outstanding Student Abstract in Public Health Administration Research
Angela Carman, MBA, DrPH

American Public Health Association Health Administration Student Achievement Award
Kristina Rabarison, DrPH

Organization of Resident Representatives Resident Physician Community Service Award
Jayaram Srinivasan, MD, MPH, CPH