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Each year, our Section recognizes the outstanding contributions of its members through:

  • The Lifetime Achievement Award for Excellence in International Health, which honors the visionaries and leaders in APHA who have shaped the direction of international health.
  • The Mid-Career Award in International Health, which recognizes outstanding emerging professionals in our Section.
  • The Gordon-Wyon Award for Community-Oriented Public Health, Epidemiology and Practice, which rewards outstanding achievement in community-oriented public health epidemiology and practice.
  • The Distinguished Section Service Award, which honors outstanding service to the International Health Section.
  • The Young Professional Award, which recognizes the important contribution of young professionals for their leadership, innovation and demonstrated contribution to international health.