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Faculty & Staff Honors

Faculty & Staff Honors

Kentucky Professor Named 2018 Distinguished Leader by Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists

Dr. Svetla Slavova, associate professor of biostatistics at the University of Kentucky College of Public Health and faculty in the Kentucky Injury Prevention and Research Center, received the 2018 Distinguished Leader Award from the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CTSE). A former co-chair of the CSTE Overdose Subcommittee, she was recognized for “significant technical contributions, demonstrated leadership, exceptional guidance and active collaboration.”

[Photo: Dr. Svetla Slavova]

The CSTE Distinguished Leader Award honors  individuals who have demonstrated significant technical contributions and leadership within the organization, as well as active collaboration with steering committee chair, executive board, staff, fellows, and members. Nominations are made by active CSTE members, with the award given by the CSTE Executive Board.