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Global Health Impact Awards

October 14, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

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The Washington Global Health Alliance (WGHA) hosted our Global Health Impact Awards & Fundraiser, where awards were given to celebrate the people and organizations working relentlessly to improve health equity and strengthen health systems around the world.

Congratulations to the winners in each of our award categories:


Rising Star Winner

Dr. Patricia Pavlinac, Phd, MS

Assistant Professor, The Global Center for Integrated Health of Women, Adolescents, and Children (Global WACh) and the Department of Global Health at the University of Washington Schools of Public Health & Medicine


Luminary Leader Winner

Dr. Rachel Nugent

Vice President and Director, Center for Global Noncommunicable Diseases at RTI International


Organizational Impact Winner

The Organizational Impact Award is given to an organization making an exceptional impact in improving global health equity. This award considers impact relative to size and scope of the organization’s financial and staff resources.


This press release speaks to each of our award winners, and we encourage you to read the op-ed by our President & CEO Maurizio Vecchione. You can also read more about all of our Rising Star, Luminary Leader and Organizational Impact Award finalists. Check out the event recording if you weren’t able to attend (or like us, want to replay it!).


And feel free to check out our Global Health Impact Awards & Fundraiser program for a quick look of what what our event included.


Thank You to Our Sponsors

Interested in sponsoring our event?
Read more about sponsorship opportunities and email Megan Bettilyon at megan.bettilyon@wghalliance.org for next steps if interested.


October 14, 2021
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Event Category:


Virtual Event


Washington Global Health Alliance

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