Emily Paterson, an Oakland Mills High School and Salisbury University graduate, was named the Health Education Major of the Year by the Society for Public Health Education.
Paterson, of Columbia, graduated from Oakland Mills in 2014 and Salisbury in 2018. Health Education Major of the Year is given to the highest-achieving health education or public health student from across the United States by the society and the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing.
Salisbury University’s community health program was honored by the society at its 69th annual meeting in Columbus, Ohio.
Another Salisbury alumna, Lauren St. Pierre, of...