Category Archives: in memorium

A sad announcement: the passing of Melinda Meade (medical geographer)

The Department of Geography at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, sadly announces the passing of Professor Emeritus Melinda Meade on November 19th. Professor Meade has been a central presence in our department since 1978, and her contributions to medical geography have been globally recognized. Some of her many accomplishments can be visited here: