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Thelma Hurd, M.D., M.P.H.

Thelma Hurd, M.D., M.P.H.
Title: 
Director of Medical Education, Professor of Public Health
Education: 
  • Masters of Public Health, 2019 — George Washington University Milken Institute of Public Health, Washington, D.C.
  • Doctor of Medicine, 1983 — University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey, Newark, NJ
  • Bachelor of Arts, 1978 — Brown University, Providence, RI
  • Associate of Arts, 1976 — Union College Cranford, NY
Awards: 
  • 2010-present — Best Doctors in America-Research
  • 2008 — President's Volunteer Services Award (United Nations)
  • 2008 — Certificate of Congressional Recognition (United Nations)
  • 2007— Outstanding Contributions to Health African Cancer Prevention Group
  • 2007 — Outstanding Health Disparities Research - MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • 2005-2007 — Best Doctors in San Antonio
  • 2005 — Community Contributions- Board of Christian Education-Buffalo, New York
  • 2005 — African American Achiever Award- Roswell Park Cancer Institute
  • 2004-2009 — Best Doctors in America
  • 2002 — Who’s Who
  • 2002 — Kevin Guest House Heart Award (Clinical Excellence)
  • 2002 — Alpha Kappa Alpha, Xi Epsilon Omega Chapter Health Award (Clinical Excellence)
  • 2002 — Uncrowned Queens (Outstanding contributions to healthcare in Western New York)
  • 1999-2002 — Best Doctors in America
  • 1996  — Best Doctors in America- Central Region
  • 1992-1993 — NCI Minority Scientists Travel Award (AACR Travel Award)
  • 1991-1992 — American Cancer Society Oncology Fellowship (Training Grant)
  • 1991 — Top Ladies of Distinction, Columbus Ohio Chapter
  • 1976 — Phi Theta Kappa
Research Interests: 
  • Health Disparities – Building community capacity to effect health equity among diverse, underserved populations.
  • Clinical Oncology – Breast disease in multicultural populations
Graduate Groups: 
Discipline: 
Public Health