2nd Annual Recipient of the Charles R. Katholi Distinguished Dissertation Award

2009 Charles R. Katholi Distinguished Dissertation Award

Dr. Scott Keith has been selected as the 2009 recipient of the Charles R. Katholi Distinguished Dissertation Award from the Department of Biostatistics in the School of Public Health. Dr. Keith is a Fall, 2008 graduate of the Department and did his doctoral research under the direction of Dr. David B. Allison. Dr. Keith is currently an Assistant Professor in the Division of Biostatistics in the Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics at Thomas Jefferson University. Dr. Keith was very actively engaged in professional activities while at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, giving numerous presentations at professional meetings, and contributing to 6 scholarly publications, 2 of which Dr. Keith served as the lead author. Dr. Keith was also the recipient of the 2008 Samuel B. Barker Award for Excellence in Graduate Studies at the Doctoral Level at UAB, an honor given each spring to only one PhD student in the University.