Mr. Mark Nwokocha, a graduate student in the epidemiology and biostatistics department at the Texas A&M School of Public Health, has been awarded the Gerry Gunnin, PhD, Public Health Memorial Fellowship from Texas Health Resources. The recipient of the Gunnin Fellowship receives a $10,000 tuition award. Additionally, the selected fellow receives a $5,000 internship with the Texas Health Resources Community Health Improvement Department.
[Photo: Mr. Mark Nwokocha]
Dr. Gerry C. Gunnin, served as president of the Presbyterian Healthcare Foundation and vice president of the Community Health Improvement Department for Texas Health Resources from 1995-2001. The fellowship is a tribute established to honor the late Dr. Gunnin’s leadership and to continue a legacy of advancement in community health improvement activities.