The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Ann Becker, Jeffrey Hescock Awarded Chancellor's Medal for Exemplary Public Health Leadership

Oct 8, 2021

Congratulations to Dr. Ann Becker, clinical associate professor in the Elaine Marieb College of Nursing and Jeffrey Hescock, executive director of environmental health and safety and emergency management, who were recently awarded the Chancellor’s Medal for their contributions as co-directors of the university’s Public Health Promotion Center (PHPC), which conducts the UMass COVID-19 testing and vaccination programs. The Chancellor's Medal, the highest campus honor, is awarded for "exemplary and extraordinary service to the university". 

Read the full announcement about the award here