The Distinguished Alumni Award recognizes an alum with a demonstrated record of distinguished service and achievement in public health in any public health discipline or setting. These alumni have made humanitarian contributions, and contributions to improving the impact of public health, advancing the field through research or practice, as well as have exceptional resourcefulness, innovation, or creativity.
2012 Distinguished Alum: Arthur Kellermann, MPH '85
Dr. Kellermann is is a national leader in emergency services and response and is currently VP and Director of RAND Health. Dr. Kellermann founded the department of emergency medicine at Emory School of Medicine and established the Emory Center for Injury Control.