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Faculty Honors & Service

From the Summer 2021 Magazine

was appointed to the 2021 National Quality Forum All-Cause Admissions and Readmissions Standing Committee.
received the 2020 Carl Taube Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Mental Health from the American Public Health Association’s Mental Health Section; the American Psychological Association President’s Citation; and was named special adviser to the UCLA chancellor on Black life.
received the 2021 Sherman Mellinkoff Award from the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA.
was named to the National Occupational Research Agenda’s Cancer, Reproductive, Cardiovascular, and Other Chronic Disease Prevention Cross-Sector Council.
was named to the MIT Technology Review’s “Innovators Under 35” List.
was appointed as a member of the UCLA Bedari Kindness Institute for 2021 to 2024.
was named one of the world’s most influential scientific researchers by the Clarivate Web of Science Group, and was appointed to the Health Effects Institute Review Committee.
was named one of the world’s most influential scientific researchers by the Clarivate Web of Science Group.
was appointed to the UCLA Academic Senate Council on Academic Personnel and the Southern Indian Health Center Advisory Board, as well as being named an honorary member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.
received the “100 in 100” achievement honor for women from UCLA Health.
was named one of the world’s most influential scientific researchers by the Clarivate Web of Science Group.
received the “100 in 100” achievement honor for women from UCLA Health.
was named one of the world’s most influential scientific researchers by the Clarivate Web of Science Group.
received the “100 in 100” achievement honor for women from UCLA Health.
received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Association of Black Women Physicians, and the Outstanding Academic Title for 2020 from the American Library Association’s Choice magazine for a book, “Racism: Science & Tools for the Public Health Professional,” that she co-edited; and was an editorial adviser and guest editor of a special COVID-19 edition of the American Indian Culture and Research Journal.
was a key member of the advisory board for the National Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Objectives for 2030 (Healthy People 2030).
served on the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Committee on Mental Health, Substance Use, and Wellbeing in STEMM Undergraduate and Graduate Education.
received the “100 in 100” achievement honor for women from UCLA Health.
was named vice chair of the Los Angeles County Public Health Commission.
received the “100 in 100” achievement honor for women from UCLA Health.

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