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September 3, 2013

Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future Announces 16 CLF Lerner Doctoral Fellowship Awards for 2013–2014


Bios of Fellows

The Johns Hopkins Center for a Livable Future (CLF) has awarded fellowships to 16 Johns Hopkins University doctoral students for the 2013–2014 academic year. The CLF Lerner Fellowship program was established in 2003 to support doctoral students at Johns Hopkins University who are committed to the discovery and/or application of knowledge about the public health challenges associated with our current food system, and/or about creating a healthier and more resilient food system.

Recipients of CLF Lerner Doctoral Fellowships are: Patrick Baron, a third-year doctoral student in Environmental Health Sciences; Wei-ting Chen, a sixth-year doctoral student in Sociology; Karina Christiansen, a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Health Policy and Management; Megan Clayton, a fourth-year doctoral student in Health, Behavior and Society; Laura Cobb, a third year doctoral student in the Department of Epidemiology; Benjamin Davis, a second-year doctoral student in Environmental Health Sciences; Elisabeth Donaldson, a third-year doctoral student in Health, Behavior and Society; Kate Johnson, a third-year doctoral student in the Department of Health, Behavior and Society; Ryan Lee, a first-year doctoral student in the Department of Health, Behavior and Society; Philip McNab, a first-year doctoral student in the Department of Health, Behavior and Society; Melissa Poulsen, a fourth-year doctoral student in the Department of International Health; Sarah Rodman, a third-year doctoral student in Department of Health Policy and Management; Patti Truant, a fourth-year doctoral student in the Department of Health Policy and Management; Lauren Walsh, a second-year doctoral candidate in the Department of Environmental Health Sciences; Julia Wolfson, a second-year doctoral student in the Department of Health Policy and Management; and Michelle Wong is a second-year doctoral student in the Department of Health Policy and Management. More information about the 2013-2014 CLF Lerner Fellows can be found on the Center’s website.

The Center for a Livable Future Lerner Fellowship program is named to honor Sid and Helaine Lerner, whose generous support made it possible to establish the program in 2003. The CLF Lerner Fellowship provides up to one year of financial support to be used for tuition, stipend, and/or research expenses related to individual needs. Johns Hopkins students from all divisions within the university are eligible to receive support during any stage of their doctoral programs. The fellowship program also provides enrichment opportunities such as a journal club, trainings, meetings with leaders in the field, and a network of current and former fellows.