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Dr. Jacob Warren Elected Section Councilor for American Public Health Association

July 24, 2017
Dr. Jacob Warren, Rufus C. Harris Endowed Chair, director of the Center for Rural Health and Health Disparities and associate professor of community medicine at Mercer University School of Medicine, was recently elected a section councilor within the Medical Care section of the American Public Health Association (APHA). 
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Penfield College Criminal Justice Leadership Major Receives Metropol Scholarship

July 24, 2017
Ryan C. Johnson, a criminal justice leadership major in Mercer University’s Penfield College, was recently awarded the Atlanta Metropol Continuing Education Scholarship for the study of criminal justice or corporate security.
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College of Health Professions Faculty Member Receives NSCA Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist of the Year Award

July 24, 2017
Dr. Bill Holcomb, professor and founding director of the Master of Athletic Training Program in Mercer University’s College of Health Professions, was recently presented the Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist of the Year Award by the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
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Alumnus Aaron Scherf Earns Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship

July 19, 2017
Mercer University alumnus Aaron Scherf recently received a Donald M. Payne International Development Fellowship to fund his graduate study and place him in a position with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) upon graduation.
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Senior Maggie Callahan Receives Boren Scholarship to Study in the Republic of Georgia

July 18, 2017
Mercer University senior Maggie Callahan was recently awarded a Boren Scholarship to learn Georgian and study the political culture of the southern Caucasus region in Tblisi, Georgia, during the 2017-2018 academic year.
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