Distinguished Fellow Award

The award recognizes individuals who have made significant and lasting contributions to SOPHE and the profession of health education or public health.

A SOPHE Distinguished Fellow has:

  • Made significant contributions to health education and health promotion.
  • Contributed their creativity and/or exceptional nature to the field.
  • Received professional recognition (honors/awards, special appointments, offices held, research, writing, etc).
  • Demonstrated results and impact of the nominee’s work.
  • Performed in a leadership role within SOPHE.
  • Contributed to health education, SOPHE, and public health.

The award is presented at the awards celebration during SOPHE’s Annual Conference.

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SOPHE’s Distinguished Fellows