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Alumna of the Year

Alumna of the Year

“Cynthia Taueg has made Wayne State proud throughout her career,” says College of Nursing Dean Laurie M. Lauzon Clabo.

The College of Nursing presented Cynthia Taueg, D.H.A., M.P.H. B.S.N. '71, with the 2017 Alumna of the Year award during its Contemporary Issues in Urban Health conference in April. Dr. Taueg is vice president of community-based health services and community benefit for St. John Providence, a part of Ascension, where she provides leadership and oversight for programs and services that address community health needs.

“Cynthia Taueg has made Wayne State proud throughout her career,” says College of Nursing Dean Laurie M. Lauzon Clabo. “She embodies our urban health mission, sharing her expertise to lead programs that address the unique needs of our urban community and lead to better health outcomes for individuals, families and communities.”

Read more in the college's 2017 Urban Health magazine (PDF; page 17).