Lucile Adams-Campbell Honored as Legacy Laureate by her Alma Mater
March 1, 2012
Lucile Adams-Campbell, PhD, associate director for Minority Health
and Health Disparities Research at Georgetown Lombardi, was honored as
a “Legacy Laureate” by the University of Pittsburgh. Adams-Campbell
received her PhD in epidemiology from the University in Pittsburg in 1983,
becoming the first African-American woman to receive this degree nationally.
A member of the Institute of Medicine, Adams-Campbell is an internationally
recognized expert on health disparities. An epidemiologist, she specializes
in community health research, interventions and outreach.