The MPHA awards are a great opportunity to acknowledge the commitment and contributions of public health colleagues. Please consider submitting nominations for any or all of the awards throughout the year.
Questions? Please email MPHA Leadership Committee.
MPHA has established a number of awards to recognize individuals for contributions to and accomplishments in public health. Nominations are solicited annually by the Leadership Committee and the awards are announced at the annual meeting. The awards are:
Congratulations to the 2021 MPHA Award Winners!
Albert Justus Chesley Award: Annie Halland, County Manager, UCare
B. Robert Lewis Award: Tim Walz, Governor of Minnesota
Harvey G. Rogers Environmental Health Leadership Award: Amira Adawe, Executive Director, Beautywell Project
The Paul & Sheila Wellstone Public Health Achievement Award: Jackie Dionne, Director, American Indian Health, Minnesota Department of Health
Student Achievement Award: Delaine Anderson, University of Minnesota, School of Public Health