Awards and Recognition

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2009

"APIC Best Student Abstract Award" winner by the American Public Health Association (APHA), for Neetu Chawla's, M.P.H., abstract titled "Health characteristics of South Asians: A comparison of estimates from two survey methodologies."

CRCHD – NCI: Community Networks ProgramNational Program – Most Publications to Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research, & Training (AANCART). July 2009.  

2008

Health Disparities Leadership Award by the National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities to the Asian American Network for Cancer Awareness, Research, & Training (AANCART), Moon S. Chen, Jr., Ph.D., M.P.H., AANCART Principal Investigator.

Ann C. Rosenfield Distinguished Community Partnership Prize to Marjorie Kagawa-Singer, Ph.D., M.S.N., Regional AANCART Principal Investigator for Los Angeles AANCART.

2007

American Medical Association Foundation Award for Health Education to Dileep Bal, M.D., National AANCART Public Health Advisor.

Lifetime Achievement Award in Mentoring Award and 2006 Society of General Internal Medicine National Award for Career Achievements in Medical Education to Stephen McPhee, M.D., Regional Clinical Director for San Francisco AANCART.

Betty J Cleckley Minority Issue Award to Shin-Ping Tu, M.D., M.P.H., Regional AANCART Principal Investigator for Seattle AANCART.

UC Davis Cancer Center Award for Outstanding Contributions to Reducing Disparities in Cancer Prevention & Control to Moon Chen, Jr., Ph.D., M.P.H., AANCART Principal Investigator.

Dr. Diane Fink Caner Control Mobilization Award to the Hmong Women’s Heritage Association and May Ying Ly, M.S.W., Regional Principal Investigator for Sacramento AANCART/Hmong Women’s Heritage Association.

UCSF Division of General Internal Medicine’s Robert Crede Award to Tung Nguyen, M.D., Regional Principal Investigator for San Francisco AANCART.

2005

Robert Wood Johnson Community Health Leadership Program Award to May Ying Ly, M.S.W., Regional Principal Investigator for Sacramento AANCART/Hmong Women’s Heritage Association.