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Past Leadership Award Winners

 

2015 Leadership Award Winners

  • The Consortium for Latino Immigration Studies, University of South Carolina , Arnold School of Public Health, Dr. Myriam Torres, Director
  • The South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy, Columbia, South Carolina, Forest Alton, CEO
  • South Carolina’s System of Community Health Centers and The South Carolina Primary Health Care Association, Columbia,  Pamela Davis, Chair, Board of Directors, Latharn Woodard, (CEO)
  • South Carolina Cancer Disparities Community Network, South Carolina Cancer Prevention and Control Program, University of South Carolina, Arnold School of Public Health, Columbia, Dr. James Hébert, Principal Investigator
  • Project Diabetes, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, Dr. Ida Spruill, Principal Investigator

 

2014 Leadership Award Winners

  • Donna Richter, Ed.D., FAAHD, Pioneer in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Professor, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Maureen Boyd, RN, Regional Award for Health Care Leadership McLeod Regional Medical Center, Breast Health Center, Florence, SC
  • Sabra Slaughter, Ph.D., State Award for Health Care Leadership Chief of Staff, Office of the President and Associate Professor, College of Medicine Medical University of Charleston, Charleston, SC
  • Ana Lopez-De Fede, Ph.D., Leadership in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Division of Policy Research o Medicaid and Medicare, Institute for Family and Society University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Renata Serricchio Leite, DDS, MS of Charleston, Emerging Leader in Health Disparities Research James B. Edwards College of Dental Medicine, Department of Stomatology & Center for Oral Health Research Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
  • Rozalynn Goodwin, MHA, Public Health and Health Disparities Community Leadership Award Vice President for Community Engagement, SC Hospital Association, Columbia, SC
  • Tiffany Sullivan, MHA, Public Health and Health Disparities Community Leadership Award Director, Office of Community Services, Palmetto Health, Columbia, SC

 

2013 James E. Clyburn Health Disparities Leadership Award Recipients

  • Lovell Jones, Ph.D., Pioneer in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Award
    Director, Dorothy Height Center for Health Equity and Evaluation Research MD Anderson Cancer Center, University of Texas, Houston, TX
  • Arlene Lester, DDS, MPH , Regional Award for Health Care Leadership Regional Minority Health Consultant, Office of the Secretary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS-Region IV), Atlanta, GA
  • Vince Ford, M.Ed., State Award for Health Care Leadership Senior Vice President for Community Health, Palmetto Health, Columbia, SC
  • Steve Blair, Ph.D., Leadership in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Teri Brown, Ph.D. , Emerging Leader in Health Disparities Research Assistant Professor, College of Social Work, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Janet L. Douglass, DNP, FNP, Public Health and Health Disparities Community Leadership Award Lake Monticello Family Practice, Blair, SC
  • Stuart Hamilton, MD, Public Health and Health Disparities Community Leadership Award Chief Executive Officer, Eau Claire Cooperative Health Center, INC. Columbia, SC

 

2012 James E. Clyburn Health Disparities Leadership Award Recipients

  • William "Bill" Jenkins, Ph.D., MPH, MS, Pioneer in Health Disparities Research Award Institute of African American Research. University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
  • Anton J. Gunn, MSW, Regional Award for Health Care Leadership Director, Region IV , US Department of Health and Human Services, Atlanta, GA
  • Lisa F. Waddell, MD, MPH State Award for Health Care Leadership Deputy Commissioner for Health Services, South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, Columbia, SC
  • Russell R. Pate, Ph.D., Leadership in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Award Professor, Department of Exercise Science, Arnold School of Public Health
    University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Omar Bagasra, MD, P.H.D., Leadership in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Professor and Director of the South Carolina Center for Biotechnology, Claflin University, Orangeburg, SC
  • Heather Brandt, Ph.D., Emerging Leader in Public Health and Health Disparities Research Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion Education and Behavior, Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC
  • Thaddeus J. Bell, MD, Community Award in Public Health and Health Disparities
    Associate Dean, Minority Affairs, College of Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina Director, Closing the Gap in Health Care, Inc., Charleston, SC
  • Shirley James, FNP, MSN, Community Award in Public Health and Health Disparities
    Director, Minority AIDS Council, Orangeburg, SC