Dr. Gregory Burke
Gregory Burke, M.D., M.Sc., Public Health Sciences, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, has received the 2011 Epidemiology and Prevention Distinguished Achievement Award from The American Heart Association Council on Epidemiology and Prevention.
This award recognizes individuals who have made major contributions to the affairs of the scientific council over a continuing period and have made substantial professional contributions to the field represented by the council. These contributions include bringing new knowledge to the field, teaching or providing clinical care in the field and professional leadership in national or international organizations.
Burke was presented with this award in early November during the Council’s Business Meeting and Awards Reception in Orlando, Fla.
Dr. Burke is an affiliate of the Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity.