Francis V. Hanavan Memorial Fund Award

This annual award honors the late Francis V. Hanavan, former chair of the Department of Health Behavioral Sciences.

Qualifications and Details

Awarded annually in the sping semester to a master of public health student who shows great potential for future contributions in public health, decided by faculty vote.

Past Winners

  • 2016: Laura Terreri, Christy Widman 
  • 2015: Melina Bowdwin
  • 2014: Angela Watson
  • 2013: Meghan Chambers
  • 2012: Alex Ruch, Teresa Semalulu
  • 2011: Alicia Brasel, Sarah Reilly
  • 2010: Sarah Cercone
  • 2009: Kim Snyder
  • 2008: Janet Hinkel
  • 2007: Austin Miller
  • 2006: Lana Burl
  • 2005: Christine Lo Bue-Estes
  • 2004: Julie Baker, Vidyalashmi Sundar, Mary Platek
  • 2003: Stephanie Grim
  • 2002: Therese Rafalowski-Welch
  • 2001: Michael E. Godzala
  • 2000: Johnna L. Pike