Oklahoma Public Health Association

OPHA Awards

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Every year at the annual conference, OPHA takes pleasure in recognizing the efforts of those who promote public heath in Oklahoma. Please take the time to nominate those individuals or organizations who have made a positive impact on public health. 

The Exceptional Merit Award honors a member of OPHA who has an exceptional understanding of public health and who has made a significant impact on public health.

Exceptional understanding of community health
Contribution of demonstrable impact on public health
A credit to public health profession
A member of OPHA (Please confirm membership with OPHA office in advance)

The Volunteer Service Award honors someone outside the health care field who has promoted public health by contributing to the implementation of new services or the expansion of existing services.

Understanding of public health service
Contributed to implementation or expansion of new or existing services
Does not receive income from any field of health care
Does not have to be a member of OPHA

The Special Business Award of Excellence of Public Health is presented to a business that has made a significant achievement in the initiative and advancement of public health.

Made a significant achievement in public health activities and issues
Demonstrated quality and initiative in public health
Demonstrated leadership and skill in advancing public health
Does not have to be a member of OPHA

The Public Health Program Award recognizes innovation in improving existing services or providing additional services that have demonstrated a significant public health impact.

Provides additional service
Improves existing services
Has a demonstrable impact on public health
Does not have to be have member of OPHA

The Contribution to the Field of Public Health Award honors an individual with a career in public health who has made a long-term significant impact on public health.

Career in public health
Major impact on public health
Long-term significant contribution to the field
Does not have to be a member of OPHA

Please complete the form and return to Roger Schilling: caduceusmedic@gmail.com

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