HMGSG 2016 Award Winners

Congratulations to all the recipients of the competition and scholarship awards!

The Melinda S. Meade Distinguished Scholarship Award in Health and Medical Geography
Dr. Mei-Po Kwan
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC)

The Emerging Scholar Award in Health and Medical Geography
Dr. Kirsten Beyer
Division of Epidemiology, Institute for Health and Society, Medical College of Wisconsin, U.S.A.

Dr. Paul Mkandawire
Institute of Interdisciplinary Studies
Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

Jacques May Thesis Prize
Doctoral level
Dr. Peng Jia
Louisiana State University

Master level
Lea Ravensbergen-Hodgins
University of Toronto

Peter Gould Paper Competition
Undergraduate level
Claire Hofius,
Macalester

Graduate level
Sandy Wong
University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC)

Melinda S. Meade Graduate Student Travel Award:
Yanjia Cao
Department of Geographical Sciences, University of Maryland

Emily Rugel
School of Population and Public Health, University of British Columbia