Announcement Date: January 19, 1967

Peter Haggett was awarded the Cullum Geographical Medal. Haggett is famed for hissignificant research contributions to the field of human geography, and is the author oreditor of over thirty books on geographical practice, theory, and individual research topics.In the latter half of his career Haggett specialized in the geographical study ofepidemiology and the spatial relationships and distribution of infectious diseases.