received the Long-Term Excellence Award from the Health Policy Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association and delivered the Lowell Reed Lectureship for the Applied Public Health Statistics Section of the American Public Health Association.
and the California Health Interview Survey, housed at the Fielding School's UCLA Center for Health Policy Research, received AcademyHealth’s 2019 Health Services Research Impact Award. The annual award "recognizes research that has had a significant impact on health and health care."
received the 2018 Aging & Public Health Lifetime Achievement Award from the American Public Health Association and the inaugural Mario Gutierrez Award on Migrant Health from the Health Initiative of the Americas.
was reappointed as the congressional appointee to the National Committee on Vital and Health Statistics and was appointed to the Board of Public Responsibility in Medicine and Research. She received the Career Commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Award from the UCLA Academic Senate.