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Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health: Call for Nominations

Submission Deadline: Monday, February 22

Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health:

The Jenny Pomeroy Award for Excellence in Vision and Public Health is presented annually to an individual, team, or organization that has made significant contributions to the advancement of public health related to vision and eye health at the community, state, and/or national level. Among the highest honors Prevent Blindness bestows, this prestigious award consists of formal acknowledgement and a commemorative plaque to be presented at the Focus on Eye Health National Summit in Washington, DC on July 13. It further comes with an invitation to present on this work as the closing plenary speaker of the Summit. The award serves as a living memorial to Jenny Pomeroy, who served as the CEO of Prevent Blindness Georgia from 1996 until 2013 and brought a passionate understanding of public health to her work and our mission.

Nomination Criteria:

An individual, team, or organization that has made an outstanding contribution to the field of public health and vision and eye health at a community, state, and/or national level.

Submission:

The deadline for submissions is Monday, February 22. For more information, visit www.preventblindness.org/jenny-pomeroy-award-excellence-vision-and-public-health.