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Dr. Tanya Coakley Receives the HHS Community Engaged Scholarship Award

Posted on Friday, May 18th, 2018 by Lori E Kniffin. Tags: , , , ,
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Congratulation to Dr. Tanya Coakley (SWK) for receiving the HHS Community Engaged Scholarship Award!

This award recognizes and rewards faculty who demonstrate excellence in scholarly engagement with community partners.

  • Involved in community engaged scholarship for the past 15 years
  • Has NIH funded project on fathers and sons and sexual decision-making
  • Conducts research in the African-American barbershop community
  • Organizes a Fatherhood Conference
  • Mentors junior researchers, particularly women of color

Image and details from https://www.uncg.edu/hhs/awards/hhs-faculty-staff-excellence-awards/2018-awards.php