Public Health Hero Awards
About the Award
Criteria for Selection
This award will be given to individuals for distinguished activities which support the Public Health Program’s mission “to promote the health and well being of local and global communities through education, service, and research with a focus on under - served populations.” Award selection criteria includes individuals who demonstrate outstanding leadership on public health issues, community service (domestic or international) and or active involvement in relevant public health research. For more information, please call 707/638.5838.
2017 Public Health Hero Awards
The Public Health Program's annual Hero Awards ceremony will take place on Thursday, April 20, 2017 from 5:30-8:00pm, on the TUC campus in the Farragut Ballroom. The purpose of the awards is to honor students, alumni, and community members who have demonstrated significant contributions and commitment to public health service and research.
This year marks the 10th year of honoring our students, alumni and community folks for all of the great work that they do! In memory and recognition of Juan Chavez, MPH Alumni and prior student awardee, the student awards will be named in his honor and called the Juan Chavez Student Hero Award.
2017 Award Keynote Speaker
Judge Craig Mitchell, Superior Court, LA County
2016 Public Health Hero Awards
The Public Health Program held its annual Public Health Hero Awards Reception on Thursday, April 7, 2016 on the TUC campus in the Farragut Ballroom. The purpose of the awards is to honor students, alumni, and community members who have demonstrated significant contributions and commitment to public health service and research.
2016 Award Reception
2016 Award Keynote Speaker
2016 Hero Award Honorees
2015 Public Health Hero Awards
2015 Hero Award Honorees
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