Outstanding Achievement Award
The Arkansas Public Health Association (APHA) Awards committee is accepting nominations for the Outstanding Achievement Award. Any member of APHA may nominate individuals for this award. A judging panel, appointed by the APHA president, will select the award recipient based on the criteria listed below.
The deadline for nomination submissions is 5 p.m. on Friday, March 8, 2019.
Submit nomination using form below to Jennifer Medley, APHA Awards Chair.
Awards will be presented during the annual APHA Conference in May 2019. For more information regarding APHA awards, contact Jennifer Medley at 501-661-2086.
The Outstanding Achievement Award was established in 1964 for achievement and success in one or more programs and/or specialties in public health. It is given only to a member who has attained outstanding success in the program to which he or she is assigned.
- The success may be attained within the candidates’ regularly assigned program or may involve other programs and fields of public health;
- The achievement required unusual effort and long hours of work and personal sacrifices;
- The achievement is outstanding as compared with other similar individual efforts in the same field of endeavor, related fields, or entirely different fields within the overall public health effort; and
- The achievement must be verified and documented.