Charles C. Shepard Science Award

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Charles C. Shepard

This award is presented to the best manuscript on original research published by a CDC or ATSDR scientist in a reputable, peer-reviewed journal. The purpose of the award is:

  • To recognize excellence in scientific achievement by CDC and ATSDR authors of outstanding scientific papers
  • To honor the memory of Charles C. Shepard whose career was marked by the pursuit of scientific excellence

Learn more about the award and its history.

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