The Victor Sidel and Barry Levy Award for Peace

The Victor Sidel and Barry Levy Award for Peace is awarded to an APHA member who has made outstanding contributions to preventing war and promote international peace.  The award draws attention to the profound health consequences of war and what public health workers can do to help prevent war and promote international peace.

The award was endowed by two past presidents of APHA, Victor W. Sidel, MD and Barry S. Levy, MD, MPH, who have edited books, written papers, and spoken widely on war and public health.