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UIC SPH Annual Alumni Celebration

UIC SPH Annual Alumni Celebration

Come join the UIC School of Public Health community for a night of celebrating the achievements of fellow alumni, catching up with old friends and making new connections. The evening will include a networking reception, silent auction, dinner and awards ceremony. Silent Auction proceeds will benefit the Student Scholarship Fund. Tickets are available at

Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Crystal Gardens at Navy Pier
700 E. Grand Avenue, Chicago, IL 60611

Cocktails & Silent Auction: 6 PM
Dinner & Program: 7:30 PM 

General Tickets: $75
Recent Alumni Tickets*: $40
*Graduates from 2011-2016 
Includes 3-course served dinner & open bar for beer, wine and soda 

To purchase tickets, please visit

It is our pleasure to announce the 2017 winners of the UIC School of Public Health Alumni Awards. The awards are especially meaningful because they allow the UIC SPH community to honor those of you who have had substantial impact in the field of public health.

The winners of the 2017 Alumni Awards are:

Rising Star Award
Reginald Cantave, MHA ’07, FACHE
Physician-Hospital Organizations (PHO) Director
Advocate Christ Medical Center

Health Equity Advocacy Award
Janet Lin, MD, MPH ’04
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Director, International Emergency Medicine and Health Fellowship Program
Director, Health Systems Development, Center for Global Health
University of Illinois at Chicago

Dr. Naomi Morris Alumni Achievement Award in Maternal and Child Health
Madiha Qureshi, MPH ’09
Assistant Commissioner, Bureau of Maternal, Infant, Child and Adolescent Health
Chicago Department of Public Health

Health Policy and Administration Alumni Achievement Award
Catherine Counard, MD, MPH ’02
Director of Health
Skokie Health Department

Champion of Public Health Award
Irving Harris Foundation

Please join us in congratulating Reginald, Janet, Madiha, and Catherine on their outstanding accomplishments.

Past Annual Alumni Celebrations

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