Dr. Robert Reimers Named Water Environment Federation Fellow
Robert Reimers, professor in Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine’s Department of Global Environmental Health Sciences, is one of twenty-three outstanding professionals named by the Water Environment Federation as this year’s 2012 group of WEF Fellows. This prestigious designation recognizes members’ achievements, stature, and contributions in professional segments served by WEF. The WEF Fellow Recognition Program, now in its second year, identifies individuals with outstanding accomplishments who have made an impact in their field of expertise and has been approved by WEF Board of Trustees.
A component of the Federation’s respected Awards & Recognition Program, the Fellow Recognition Program underscores WEF’s reputation as a valuable water quality resource, which is due in large part to the expertise of its diverse membership. WEF Fellows are recognized in various areas of expertise including, but not limited to design, education, operations, regulation, research, utility management and leadership.
The 2012 Fellows will be recognized during WEFTEC 2012, the WEF’s annual technical exhibition and conference to be held in New Orleans, La., this September 29 to October 3. Click here for more information about the WEF Fellow Recognition Program and the full list of the 2012 recipients.