received the Fries Prize for Improving Health from the James F. and Sarah T. Fries Foundation, and was named 2012 Honorary Fellow of the Society for Public Health Education for his visionary leadership and lifetime of contributions to public health.
Dr. Sander Greenland, professor of epidemiology, was the recipient of this year's Dean's Distinguished Teaching Award at the school's annual 2012 Honors and Awards Reception. The award, chosen on the basis of nominations from faculty colleagues, was created to recognize the best of the school's faculty educators.
received the Nevien Scrimshaw Award for Distinguished Service to Nutrition at the African Epidemiology Conference of the Kenya Medical Research Institute, in collaboration with the Council of the African Nutrition Society. The award is in recognition of her dedication to maternal and child health and nutrition and research in sub-Saharan Africa.