November 20, 2013 | Featured
Help us celebrate local heroes of community public health.
Do you know an individual or organization doing outstanding public health work in the NYC region? Please nominate them!
Hunter College is seeking nominations for the fourth annual Joan H. Tisch Community Health Prize. This $10,000 award for distinguished accomplishment in urban public health will be presented to one individual and one nonprofit organization in spring 2014.
The selection committee includes prominent health policy experts drawn from Hunter faculty and the broader public health community. Nomination guidelines and forms as well as additional information can be found here.
Submission of candidates will be accepted between November 13, 2013and January 24, 2014.
Successful candidates will have pioneered creative approaches to tackle significant public health challenges and made valuable contributions to the health of New Yorkers. They will join a respected group of former recipients selected based on achievement, innovation and impact. You can view their inspiring stories here.