Honoring Champions in Public Health, Health Advocacy & Health Professions Education.

 

We celebrate and honor those in the community that are forwarding the cause of diversity in the health profession.

Dr. Muriel Petioni Award
  • Dr. Camille A. Clare, MD, MPH, President of the Manhattan Central Medical Society and a physician at Metropolitan Hospital Center
  • Dr. Ann-Gel S. Palermo, DrPH, MPH, a community leader in East Harlem and Administrator and Faculty for the Center for Multicultural and Community Affairs at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Chair of the Harlem Community & Academic Partnership.

 

Advocacy Award
  • Commission on the Public’s Health System
Dr. Muriel Petioni Awards
For Advocacy:
  • Congressman Charles B. Rangel

 

For Medicine:
  • Neil S. Calman, MD, FAAFP

 

For Health Professions Education:
  • Barbara Ross-Lee, DO, FACOFP-

 

For Public Health:
  • Michael A. Joseph, PhD, MPH-
Dr. Muriel Petioni Awards
For Health Profession Education:
  • Dr. Rhonda Acholunu, Dean, New York University – HPE

 

For Medicine:
  • Dr. Ben Aubey, Harlem Hospital

 

For Advocacy:
  • C. Virginia Fields, CEO of NBLACA

 

For Public Health:
  • Dr. El-Muhandes, Dean CUNY School of Public Health – Public Health
Dr. Muriel Petioni Awards
For Health Profession Education:
  • Dr. Wendy Robinson, PHD, RN, FNP, CNE, Helene Fuld College of Nursing
    President/CEO

 

For Advocacy:
  • Jorge Prada, MS RN NP-C, National Association for Hispanic Nurses – NY Chapter
    President

 

For Public Health:
  • Aletha Maybank, MD, MPH | Deputy Commissioner, NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Director Center for Health Equity

 

Special Recognition in Organizational Champion Award
  • Crystal R. Emery, Award-winning artist, author, filmmaker, actress and playwright
    Founder and CEO of URU: The Right To Be, Inc.