Gillings Merit Scholars

Gillings Merit Scholarships are competitively awarded to a select group of incoming graduate students to the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health each year in order to bring students with exceptional promise and potential to the School.  The awards are made possible by the 2007 Gillings Gift to the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health.

2016 – 2017

Marwa Elnagheeb, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Rose Ewald, Department of Nutrition

Erin Frey, Public Health Leadership Program

Herodes Guzman, Public Health Leadership Program

Gilson Honvoh, Department of Biostatistics

Rae-Anne Martinez, Department of Epidemiology

Christina Palazzo, Public Health Leadership Program

Audra Reiter, Public Health Leadership Program

Blythe Rhodes, Department of Health Behavior

Alex Sanchez, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Jen Stutsman, Department of Health Policy and Management

Christine Walsh, Department of Health Behavior

Yiqing Wang, Department of Nutrition

Corinne Wiesner, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

 

2015 – 2016

Anna Austin, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Shekinah Fashaw, Department of Health Policy and Management

Ida Griesemer, Department of Health Behavior

Ruixue Hou, Department of Nutrition

Kathryn Magee, Public Health Leadership Program

Ronald Nemeyer, Public Health Leadership Program

Nidia Rodriguez Ormaza, Department of Epidemiology

Natalie Blackburn, Department of Health Behavior

Kaitlyn Phillips, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Anandita Pal, Department of Nutrition

Kristin Said, Public Health Leadership Program

Karen Setty, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Ilana Trumble, Department of Biostatistics

Kim Vuong, Public Health Leadership Program

 

2014-2015

Divya Ajay, Public Health Leadership Program

Arkopal Choudury, Department of Biostatistics

Margaret Gichane, Department of Health Behavior

Deen Gu, Department of Health Policy and Management

Joie Hsu, Public Health Leadership Program

Madison LeCroy, Department of Nutrition

Courtney Luecking, Department of Nutrition

Brianna Fleming Meier, Public Health Leadership Program

Grace Onyebuchi, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Kathryn Starr, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Elizabeth Suarez, Department of Epidemiology

Tainayah Thomas, Department of Health Behavior

Martha Scott Tomlinson, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

 

2013 -2014

Nicole Bailey, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Caroline Carnevale, Department of Health Policy and Management

May Chen, Department of Health Behavior

Camille Grant, Department of Health Policy and Management

Avner Halevy, Department of Biostatistics

Lorenzo Hopper, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Cristina Leos, Department of Health Behavior

Yemeng Lu, Public Health Leadership Program

Kathryn McKenney, Public Health Leadership Program

Erline Miller, Department of Epidemiology

Julian Oliver, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Omotomike (Tomi) Ogunwumiju, Department of Health Policy and Management

Vishal Rao, Public Health Leadership Program

Jamaul Stephens, Department of Health Policy and Management

Alberto Vargas, Department of Nutrition

Brittany L.White, Public Health Leadership Program

 

2012-2013

Maria Priscilla Brietzke, Department of Health Behavior

Eboneé Butler, Department of Epidemiology

Rachel Clad, Department of Health Behavior

Daniel Douthit, Department of Health Policy and Management

Heidi Anne Harkins, Public Health Leadership Program

Erika Helgeson, Department of Biostatistics

Shane Khan, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Virginia Moye, Public Health Leadership Program

Julia Naman, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Gina Tripicchio, Department of Nutrition

Meredith Webb, Department of Health Policy and Management

Lei Zhou, Department of Health Policy and Management

 

2011-2012

Marissa G. Hall, Department of Health Behavior

Lauren Mary Hill, Department of Health Behavior

Alexandre  Lockhart, Department of Epidemiology

Autumn Locklear, Department of Health Policy and Management

Wendy Marth, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Stephanie Mazzucca, Department of Nutrition

Makenzie  McIntosh, Department of Health Policy and Management

Jennifer Neumann, Public Health Leadership Program

Scott Owens, Public Health Leadership Program

Molly Ruben, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Melissa Sanchez, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Valerie Smith, Department of Biostatistics

LeVelton Thomas, Department of Health Policy and Management

Emma Tziomis, Department of Nutrition

Kerone Walker, Department of Health Policy and Management

 

2010-2011

Maura C. Allaire, Department of Environmental Sciences and Engineering

Eve Erber, Department of Nutrition

Fiona Hahn, Public Health Leadership Program

Kapuaolaokalani (Kapuaolao) Gellert, Department of Epidemiology

Sarah B. Lesesne, Department of Health Policy and Management

Jennifer L. Moore Moss, Department of Health Behavior

Alane (Kasrarwi) Murdock, Department of Maternal and Child Health

Vann R. Newkirk II, Department of Health Policy and Management

Pratyaydipta Rudra, Department of Biostatistics