Usha Ramakrishnan received the 2020-21 Marion V. Creekmore Award for Internationalization. The award honors an Emory faculty member whose work furthers the advancement of the university’s commitment to internationalization. She is chair and Distinguished Richard N. Hubert Professor of the Hubert Department of Global Health in Rollins School of Public Health (RSPH) and a graduate faculty member of the Doctoral Programs in Nutrition and Health Sciences (NHS) and Global Health and Development at Emory’s Laney Graduate School. Prof. Ramakrishnan has examined the long-term consequences of malnutrition on pregnancy outcomes such as low birth weight, preterm birth and subsequent child growth and development.
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