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  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards
  • Penn Center for AIDS Research Community Advisory Board Annual Red Ribbon Awards

Since 2004, the CAB has held an annual Red Ribbon Award Ceremony to honor those in the fight against HIV/AIDS. Awards are given in recognition of a policy-maker, a researcher, a community member, and a young person who have made an outstanding contribution through their respective work.

11th Annual Red Ribbon Awards Dec. 1, 2014

The Penn CFAR Community Advisory Board will host the 11th Annual Red Ribbon Award Ceremony on December 1st, 2014 at Philadelphia City Hall.

 

 

Winners of the 2014 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award:

Bertha Jackson

Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award:
Roberta Laguerre-Frederique, MD
The Dale L. Grundy Youth Leadership Award:

Keisha Diggs
Kevin Diggs

Award for Faith Leadership:
Rev. Arthur White
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award:
Mari Ross-Russell
D. Rick Britt Award:
Waheeda Shbazz-El

Past Red Ribbon Award Winners

Winners of the 2012 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: Kevin Burns
Executive Director at Action AIDS
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Amy Nunn, Ph.D Assistant Professor of Medicine at Brown University
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Jose A. Benitez, MSW Executive Director of Prevention Point Philadelphia
The Dale L. Grundy Youth Leadership Award: Nasima Mannan, MPH Greater Philadelphia Health Action, Inc.
Award for Faith Leadership: Arlene Mills-Speakes Overseer/Pastor at Celestial Tabernacle
The Pioneer Award: James A. Hoxie, M.D. Director, Penn Center for AIDS Research

Winners of the 2011 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: Linda Blunt
President and CEO at YOACAP
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Lisa Bond, Ph.D. Senior Researcher at PHMC
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Scott Burris, J.D. Professor of Law at Temple University and Director of the Center for Health Law, Policy and Practice
The Dale L. Grundy Youth Leadership Award: D. D'Ontace Keyes Program Assistant at the Youth Health Empowerment Project of Philadelphia FIGHT

Visit the Facebook page for images from the 2011 Red Ribbon Awards.

 

Winners of the 2010 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: F. Nicholas Ifft, MD
Founder and 1st President, Philadelphia AIDS Task Force
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Ivan J. Juzang Founder and President, MEE Productions, Inc.
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Councilwoman Marian B. Tasco Ninth District Councilwoman, Majority Leader, City of Philadelphia
International Impact in HIV Research Award: David S. Metzger, PhD Research Associate Professor of Social Policy in Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania

 

Winners of the 2009 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: Christopher Bartlett Co-Executive Director, Delaware Valley Legacy Fund & LGBT Leadership Initiative
The Dale L. Grundy Youth Leadership Award: J.R. Mason Bryson Education Specialist, The Attic Youth Center
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Jane Shull Executive Director, Philadelphia FIGHT

 

Winners of the 2008 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: William Brawner, MA Founder & Executive Director, Haven Youth Center, Inc.
Community Leadership Award: Mark Davis, MA The Pink and Blues
The Dale L. Grundy Youth Leadership Award: Shahdae Holland Circle of Care
The Dale L. Grundy Youth Leadership Award: Michael Melvin The Gay and Lesbian Latino AIDS Education Initiative (GALAEI)
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: David Acosta AIDS Activities Coordinating Office (AACO)
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Lisa Bowleg, PhD Associate Professor, Department of Community Health and Prevention,
Drexel School of Public Health

 

Winners of the 2007 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: Duerward Beale, MHS Youth Outreach Adolescent Community Awareness Program (YOACAP)
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Ronda Goldfein, Esq AIDS Law Project of Pennsylvania
Excellence in Youth Leadership Award Harlan Shaw The Attic Youth Center
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Carol Vincent, CRNP Special Immunology Programs: Pediatric, Adolescent and Family HIV/AIDS, CHOP

 

Winners of the 2006 Red Ribbon Awards

Community Leadership Award: Rashida Abdul Khabeer, RN, MHS Deputy Director, Circle of Care
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: John Cella, MPH Director, AIDS Activities Coordinating Office (AACO)
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Senator Vincent J. Hughes Pennsylvania State Senator (D-Philadelphia)
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Bret Rudy, MD Associate Professor, Vice-Chair, Department of Pediatrics, NYU Lagone Medical Center

 

Winners of the 2005 Red Ribbon Awards

Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Honorable Jannie L. Blackwell Councilwoman, City of Philadelphia
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: John B. Jemmott, PhD Kenneth B. Clark Professor of Communication , Director, Center for Health Behavior and Communication Research, Annenberg School for Communication
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Rob Roy MacGregor, MD Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Perelman School of Medicine
Community Leadership Award: The Philadelphia Tribune The Philadelphia Tribune

 

Winners of the 2004 Red Ribbon Awards

Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Honorable Edward G. Rendell Governor of Pennsylvania
Advancing HIV/AIDS Public Policy Award: Honorable Chaka Fattah U. S. Representative, State of Pennsylvania
Outstanding HIV/AIDS Researcher Award: Loretta Sweet Jemmott, PhD, FAAN, RN Van Ameringen Professor in Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing
Director of the Center for Urban Health Research