Cooper Receives Rodriguez-Trìas Social Justice Award

Lisa Cooper, professor in the Division of General Internal Medicine and keynote speaker of the 2017 Henrietta Lacks Memorial Lecture, is being honored was named the recipient of the Helen Rodriguez-Trìas Social Justice Award from the American Public Health Association (APHA) for her dedication to improving the health of underserved communities, addressing issues such as health disparities, workforce diversity and cultural competency. She will be presented the award at the APHA’s 2017 Annual Meeting and Expo in Atlanta this November.

 

 

 

Article courtesy of Kelsey Bennett/Medicine Matters