Rising Star Award

Prevention Partners excellence awards

We recognize an alumnus of our internship program with the Rising Star Award to honor how he or she demonstrates excellence in public health, emphasizing organizational or policy changes, fostering strong partnerships, and demonstrating outstanding leadership.

2014 Honoree: Nicholas Sullivan
Nicholas began his public health career with an internship at Prevention Partners in 2006. After graduating from UNC-Chapel Hill, we hired him full time, promoting him in just three years from assistant to manager. After graduate school, Nick landed at Novant Health, where he works as Director of Stroke & Neurosciences.


Former Honorees

Erin Shigekawa, MPH

Lee Storrow, NC Alliance for Health