Selected Awards

  • Milton & Ruth Roemer Prize for Creative Local Public Health Work, Amer. Public Health Assoc. 2002
  • Wisconsin Adjutant General’s Coin for Excellence (Influenza H1N1 Response) 2010
  • Award for Excellence in Information Technology, Nat. Assoc. County and City Health Officials 1999
  • Commendations: Governor of Wisconsin, 2010; Common Council of Milwaukee, 2004; Mayor of Milwaukee, 1999; Mayor of Cleveland, 1996
  • 2 US Presidential Volunteer Service Awards (US Navy/Project Hope Tsunami relief 2005; Georgia – Milwaukee International Health Partnerships 2007)
  • Phi Beta Kappa, Stanford University 1977
  • Delta Omega Honorary Public Health Society, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2010
  • Finalist, Charles C. Shepard Science Award, US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 2005
  • Argonne National Laboratory Decision and Information Sciences Division Special Achievement Award, 2008
  • Model Practice Awards (6), National Association of County and City Health Officials 2003 & 2004
  • Marquis’ Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare 1999–;  in America 2000–; in the World 2006–
  • Fellow, American Association of Family Physicians 1996
  • Visionary Award, Strive Media Institute 2002

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