Many hard-working public health employees and advocates were recognized for their efforts in advancing the public’s health during the 2013 GPHA Awards Luncheon. The luncheon was part of the 84th Annual Meeting and Conference held on April 23rd in Atlanta.
Prior to the presentation of awards, Dr. Paul Voss addressed the attendees. Voss is the President of Ethikos and an Associate Professor at Georgia State University.
Following the address and the meal, plaques were presented to all award recipients.
2013 GPHA Award Recipients
Honorary Member Award – Christy L. Sims
Al Dohany Award for Community Services – James E. Crissey, Alpha Fowler Bryan, Gail Webb
Behavioral Health Award – J. Paul Newell, Cynthia Allen Wainscott
Jules S. Terry Memorial Award – Robbie Bowman
Administrative Leadership Award – Jim Griffin
Environmentalist of the Year Award – Tim Callahan
Fred Agel Governance Section Award – Margaret M. Martin
GA Dental Public Health Award of Merit – Adam J. Doss
Janet Stancliff Epidemiology Award – Hollard Phillips
Kathy Miner Health Education and Promotion Award – Elizabeth C. Greeby
Larry W. Miller Health Information Specialist of the Year – Colin K. Smith
Maggie Kline Nursing Award – Cindy Grovenstein
Maternal and Child Health Award – Mimi Collins
Office Personnel Outstanding Service Award – Libby McGill
Primary Health Care Leadership Award – Cathy Green
Rosemarie B. Newman Nutrition Extra Mile Award – Cristina Gibson
Outstanding Leadership Award – Teresa Knight