Faculty Honors

Kirk R. Smith, professor of global environmental health at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, is one of three recipients of the 2014 Haagen-Smit Clean Air Award. He was recognized for his leadership in research and international efforts in the area more...
Teh-Wei Hu receives WHO award
Professor Emeritus Teh-wei Hu was recently honored by the World Health Organization (WHO) with a 2014 World No Tobacco Day Award for the Western Pacific Region, in recognition of his outstanding contributions to economic tobacco control. Every year, WHO more...
Karen Sokal-Gutierrez
Karen Sokal-Guitierrez, associate clinical professor with the UC Berkeley-UCSF Joint Medical Program, recently received the 2014 Faculty Award for Achievement in Global Oral Health from the UCSF School of Dentistry as a tribute to the impact of her work more...
Jason Corburn
For his collaborative work that has improved water, sanitation, and living conditions for Kenyan’s urban slum dwellers, Jason Corburn will receive the Global Citizen Award from the United Nations Association-USA East Bay Chapter. The awards are giving more...
Professor Paul Gertler, who holds a joint appointment with the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business and School of Public Health, was recognized March 7 by the Mexican National Institutes of Health for his contributions in Mexico and around the world. more...
Eva Harris, professor of infectious diseases and vaccinology and director of the Center for Global Public Health at the UC Berkeley School of Public Health, was appointed a councilor to the American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene (ASTMH) at the more...
Kirk Smith, whose groundbreaking work has documented the dangers of household air pollution, has been named one of two winners of the 2012 Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement. The Tyler Prize is given to those who “confer great benefit upon more...