Kevin Volpp, MD, PhD, was presented with the 2015 Association for Clinical and Translational Science (ACTS) Distinguished Investigator Award for Career Achievement and Contribution to Clinical and Translational Science for translation from clinical use into public benefit and policy at the organization’s sixth annual meeting this spring in Washington, D.C.

Volpp, Director of the UPenn PRC,  is a professor of Medicine and Health Care Management, director of the Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics in the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, and vice chair of health policy in the department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.