Tom T. Ross Award
The Arkansas Public Health Association (APHA) Awards committee is accepting nominations for the Tom T. Ross 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 Quinyatta Mumford, APHA Awards Chair.
Awards will be presented during the annual APHA Conference in May 2019. For more information regarding APHA Awards, contact Quinyatta Mumford at 501-661-2794.
The Dr. Tom T. Ross Award was established in 1959 for outstanding achievement in public health. It is given to a member who has made and outstanding contribution to public health in Arkansas.
- The achievement should be out of the ordinary to differentiate from the routine or normal accomplishment;
- The Achievement should be performed in a professional manner;
- The nominee should have continued these accomplishments over a reasonable length of time; and
- The nominee should be outstanding in comparison to others in the same type of employment.