June Strickland Receives Martin Luther King Jr. Award

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Date: Friday, January 17, 2014 - 11:54
Media Contacts: Staishy Bostick Siem, sbsiem@uw.edu, 206-221-8429; Liz Hunter-Keller, lizhk@uw.edu, 206-221-5764

June Strickland, Associate Professor in Psychosocial and Community Health, received a Martin Luther King Jr. Community Service Award Jan. 16 in recognition of her ongoing work to address community needs and efforts to protect and empower all individuals through her work with the Pacific Northwest American tribal community over the last 18 years. The honor was part of the annual tribute to the slain civil rights leader organized by UW Health Sciences and UW Medicine.