DHPE is pleased to announce the winners of the 2015 Health Promotion and Education Awards. These awards recognize the outstanding health education & health promotion programs, people and coalitions across our great states and territories. The following awardees have contributed to improving the public's health through health education and health promotion!
David Satcher Award for Reducing Health Disparities
Adewale Troutman, MD, MPH, CPH
Hod Ogden Award for Innovation in Health Communications Award
Thometta Cozart, MS, MPH, CPH, CHES
State/Community Collaboration Award
Emerging Leader Award
Kristen Hernandez, MPH
Mary Bobbitt-Cooke School Health Leadership Award
Health Promotion and Education Advocacy Award
Deanna Wathington, MD, MPH, FAAFP
The Directors of Health Promotion and Education (DHPE) created an awards program to recognize schools and school districts which demonstrate commitment to the health of their employees by implementing school employee wellness programs.