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Faculty & Staff Honors

Faculty & Staff Honors

UNC Assistant Professor Receives APA Professional of the Year Award

Dr. Wizdom Powell, assistant professor of health behavior at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, has received a Professional of the Year Award from the American Psychological Association. She will accept the award at the national APA conference in Washington, DC, August 7-10, during which she also will present a keynote address.

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The award letter noted that Dr. Powell’s research, service, and advocacy for boys and men has been significant and that her commitment and contributions in the field and within the APA’s Division 51 were appreciated.