SPH student wins Kyle B. Dotson national scholarship

Posted Date: May 12, 2017

ORJI OKEREKEUNTHSC School of Public Health student Orji Okereke has been named as this year’s recipient of the 2017-18 American Industrial Hygiene Foundation (AIHF) Kyle B. Dotson Scholarship.

The scholarship program was established by the Dotson family in 2007, to give back to the profession and serve as a model for other professionals to contribute toward the future and viability of the industrial hygiene profession.

Mr. Dotson – who currently serves as an independent management consultant and expert in the areas of occupational safety, industrial hygiene and indoor environmental quality – is a Fellow of the American Industrial Hygiene Association and has served on the organization’s board of directors.

Okereke is pursuing the MPH in Environmental and Occupational Health.