Daniel Ortiz, EH Section Award Winner


         Theresa Wilson, Nursing Scholarship Winner 

Congratulations to the 2017 NCPHA Section Award and Scholarship Winners!
(all were presented at the 2017 Fall Educational Conference, Asheville)

Academic Practice-Based Research

Best Practitioner Oral Presentation - Jennifer Isherwood

Best Student Oral Presentation - Jonathan Nowlin, ECU

Best Practitioner Poster - Anna Stormzand

Best Student Poster - Trent Gray, Jr., Campbell University

Best Practitioner Speed Round - Ann Meletzke

Dental Section 

Becky Bowden Award - Deborah Plemmons

George Dudney Award - UNC Student Chapter of AAPHD


Environmental Health Section

Bill Broadway Award - Daniel Ortiz

Stacey Covil Scholarship - Shelby Clark, WCU 

Practicing EH Specialist Scholarship - Melissa Lombardi

Dewey L. Padgett Scholarship - Julia Sheff, ECU 


Nursing Section

Joy Reed Scholarship  - Theresa Wilson

Nursing Scholarship - Lindsay Novacek


Social Work Section

Outstanding Contributions to Public Health Social Work - Sydney P. Atkinson

Outstanding Achievements Award - Torrie Furr

Michael Clements Scholarship -  Michelle Presnell

Chairperson NCPHA Social Work Section - Brandy Chrismon


Wellness and Prevention Section

Jeanne Palmer Award - Niamey Jones

Golden Project Award - Jennifer McCracken, Catawba County Health Department



For a list of all the winners of NCPHA Major Awards, NC GSK Foundation Awards, Wolfe Mini-Grants and NCPHA Scholarships, since 2009, go here.