Past Awardees – Gordon Lecture in Epidemiology

Each year, on the recommendation of the NIH Epidemiology and Clinical Trials Interest Group, the NIH awards the Robert S. Gordon, Jr. Lecture in Epidemiology to one scientist who has contributed significantly to the field of epidemiology or clinical trials research.


Ana V. Diez Roux, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.
Drexel University, Dornsife School of Public Health
Advancing Population Health: Five Propositions and a Research Agenda


Mark Schiffman, M.D., M.P.H.
National Cancer Institute
Changing Epidemiology of HPV and Cervical Cancer: From Etiology, to Validation of Prevention Methods, to Dissemination


Michael Bracken, Ph.D., M.P.H., FACE
Yale School of Public Health
Inefficiency and Waste in Biomedical Research: How Prevalent Is It, What Are Its Causes, and How Is It Prevented?


Shiriki K. Kumanyika, Ph.D., M.P.H.
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Research Directions for Solving the Obesity Epidemic in High-Risk Populations