Past Award Winners

Melinda S. Meade Distinguished Scholarship Award in Health and Medical Geography

  • Michael Emch – 2019
  • Robin Kearns – 2018
  • Mei-Po Kwan – 2017
  • Sara McLafferty – 2015

Melinda S. Meade Travel Awards (AAG)

  • Juliane Collard – 2019
  • Xuan Zhang – 2019

Emerging Scholar Award in Health and Medical Geography

  • Michael Widener – 2019
  • Paul Delamater -2019
  • Debarchana Ghosh
  • Elisabeth Root

Jacques May Thesis Prize

  • Sarah Nelson (Ph.D.) – 2019
  • Megan Lindstrom (MA) – 2019
  • Xiang Chen (Ph.D.) – 2015
  • Carly E. Nichols (Masters) – 2015

Peter Gould Student Paper Award

  • Junghwan Kim – 2019
  • Arianna Planey – 2019
  • Caitlin Henry (Graduate) – 2015
  • Madeline Hinchliffe (Undergraduate) – 2015

Health Data Visualization Contest

  • Ryan Petteway (Portland State) – 2019
  • The https://www.texashealthmaps.com/lfex team – 2019
  • Marta Jankowska, Jay Yang, and Jessica Block (Winning Submission) – 2018
  • Casey Kalman and Meghan Kelly (First Runner-Up) – 2018

Poster Award Competition

  • 2019 – Korine Kolivras (first); Jieun Lee (second); Julie Grinstead (third)

IMGS Travel Awards (New Zealand, July 2019)

  • Varun Goel -2019
  • Jonnell Sanciangco – 2019