Recognitions and Awards

Gordon-Larsen appointed to NIH Advisory Committee

January 7, 2020
Dr. Penny Gordon-Larsen is a professor of nutrition and the associate dean for research at the Gillings School. Recently, she was appointed to the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases' Advisory Council.

Alumnus to lead New Mexico Office of the Superintendent of Insurance

December 16, 2019
Russell Toal, a UNC Gillings health policy and management alumnus and former member of the School’s Public Health Foundation board, was unanimously voted by a state board to head New Mexico’s Office of the Superintendent of Insurance. His start date will be January 1, 2020.

Anderson named Education Diversity Intern

November 26, 2019
Rakiah Anderson, a second-year Master of Public Health student at the Gillings School, has been awarded the American Evaluation Association’s Graduate Education Diversity Internship.