Section awards are presented during the APSA annual meeting awards ceremony. To learn more about any award listed, contact the award committee chair for the award.
All section 39. Health Politics and Policy awards to-date »
Outstanding Public Engagement in Health Policy Award
The Outstanding Public Engagement in Health Policy Award is offered to an individual who has contributed to health and health care system improvement through sustained engagement in the political and policy making process. Deadline for nominations: May 20, 2022
Leonard S. Robins Award for the Best Paper on Health Politics and Policy
The section’s Best Paper on Health Politics and Policy Award is named in honor of Leonard S. Robins, who through his presence and gentle questioning at virtually every health politics panel graciously nurtured the scholarship of both junior and senior scholars. The award recognizes the best paper on any subject that fits under the rubric of Health Politics and Policy presented at the previous annual APSA meeting.
Deadline for nominations: December 31, 2021
The David Kline Jones Distinguished Scholar Award
The David Kline Jones Distinguished Scholar Award recognizes a junior or mid-career scholar for their distinguished contributions to the field of health policy and politics. The award honors the significant contributions of David Kline Jones, a scholar who had an enormous impact on the field of health policy and politics through impactful research, commitment to health equity, and generous and devoted attention to teaching and mentoring. The award is offered every other year.
Deadline for nominations: April 1, 2022