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Wilma Afunugo Selected for Lefeber Award

Jun 8, 2022, 15:42 PM by SCOA

Congratulations to former Medical Student Training in Aging Research (MSTAR) graduating medical student Wilma Afunugo, this year’s recipient of the Edward J and Ellie Weisiger Lefeber, Sr Prize in Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology. This prize is awarded to a student who has demonstrated exceptional scholarly work in aging.

Ms. Afunugo recently published a paper as the first author, Pain, obesity, and physical function in Mexican American older adults during 20 years of follow-up