Robert Rubinstein Recognized

The American Public Health Association has recognized Distinguished Professor Robert Rubinstein's research and advocacy on peace and human rights by naming him the recipient of the 2016 Victor Sidel and Barry Levy Award for Peace. This honor is awarded to an APHA member who has made outstanding contributions to preventing war and promote international peace.  The award draws attention to the profound health consequences of war and what public health workers can do to help prevent war and promote international peace. The award was endowed by two past presidents of APHA, Victor W. Sidel, MD, and Barry S. Levy, MD, MPH, who have edited books, written papers and spoken widely on war and public health.​ For more information, see: