The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, in partnership with the National Environmental Health Association (NEHA), announces the annual Secretary’s Awards for Healthy Homes.
These awards recognize excellence in making indoor environments healthier through healthy homes research, education, and through program delivery, especially in diverse, low to moderate income communities.
The awards are presented at NEHA's Annual Educational Conference & Exhibition each year.
2015 Award Winners
Cross Porgram Coordination among Health, Environment, and Housing
Children's Mercy Hospitals and Clinics in Kansas City, Missouri
Public Housing/Multifamily Supported Housing
2015 Press Releases and Announcements
2015 HUD Secretary’s Award for Healthy Homes Winners Announced: Alaska, Maine, Missouri, and Wisconsin programs cited as national models
Follow-up on 2015 HUD Secretary’s Award for Healthy Homes Winners: The New HUD Secretary’s Awards for Healthy Homes, An Interview with Martin Nee
2015 Award Review Panel
Thank you! The review panel volunteered their expertise and many hours of their time.
Rebecca Blocker, MS, HHS, Housing and Environmental Design Specialist, University of Missouri Extension, Farmington, MO
Sonja Koukel, PhD, Community and Environmental Health Specialist and Co-Director, Extension Family & Consumer Sciences, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
Stephan Ruckman, NEHA Technical Advisor for Schools, Environmental Health Manager, Worthington City Schools, Dublin, OH
Sandra Whitehead, MPA, PhD, NEHA Technical Advisor for Healthy Homes and Healthy Communities, Director of Healthy Community Design at NACCHO, Washington, DC
Felix Zemel, MCP, MPH, REHS/RS, CEHT, HHS, DAAS, NEHA Technical Advisor for Land Use Planning and Design, Building Commissioner, Zoning Code Enforcement, Town of Sherborn, Sherborn MA