Dr. Amelie Ramirez Wins Digital Health Awards for Spring 2020


Amelie Ramirez Wins Digital Health Awards
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Dr. Amelie G. Ramirez and her team at Salud America! at UT Health San Antonio have won a “silver award” for promoting Latino health equity from the Spring 2020 Digital Health Awards!

Digital Health Awards are given each spring and fall to recognize the world’s best digital health resources.

Digital Health Awards 2019The awards are given by the Health Information Resource Center. The Center is a national clearinghouse for professionals who work in consumer health fields.

Here are the Salud America! award recipients:

Silver, Spring 2020 Digital Health Awards, Web-Based Digital Health—Digital Content Curation, Salud America! Latino Health Equity Website, featuring the work of Dr. Ramirez and digital content curators Josh McCormack, Amanda Merck, and Pramod Sukumaran.

Dr. Ramirez and Salud America! also won Digital Health Awards in Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, and several years before. The program also won Communicator Awards in 2019, 20182017, and 2016.

“We’re excited by this ongoing stamp of approval for our communication work from the Health Information Resource Center,” said Dr. Ramirez, chair of the Department of Population Health Sciences and director of Salud America! and the Institute for Health Promotion Research at UT Health San Antonio.

“Our team puts great effort into bringing to light issues that affect Latinos across the nation.”

Learn more about how the program creates digitally curated content every day!

The Salud America! Team

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