Antronette “Toni” Yancey, MD, MPH, Professor of Public Health at the University of California at Los Angeles, died on
April 23, 2013, at age 55. Notice of her death has generated an impressive outpouring
of tributes and obituaries that chronicle her amazing life and contributions, seemingly
exhausting the list of superlatives that can be applied in trying to capture her larger-than-life
presence and impact. Privileged to have been considered by Toni as one of her mentors,
I have been and continue to be strongly influenced by her work and her example.
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