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Peña-Purcell elected to national public health education board

January 12, 2021
Ninfa Peña-Purcell will serve on Society for Public Health Education Board as trustee of Professional Development and Continuing Education

Study: New research on how melanoma grows and spreads

January 8, 2021
Disrupting the metabolic pathway in the initiation, growth and progression of melanoma could lead to development of new treatments

Why some Americans are hesitant to receive the COVID-19 vaccine

January 4, 2021
Study finds likelihood of vaccine refusal highest among African Americans, women and conservatives

Older adults are coping with the pandemic better than younger people

December 18, 2020
In the COVID-19 era, older adults see time differently and are less stressed than other age groups

School of Public Health graduate continues managing HIV/AIDS epidemic

December 16, 2020
Martha Conkling, PhD, remains entrenched in her decades-long passion: tracking and preventing HIV transmission in Sub-Saharan Africa

Common denominators of children repeatedly hospitalized for asthma

December 4, 2020
Research findings could reduce preventable hospital readmission, improve quality of care and reduce health care costs

Environmental conditions may impact the spread of antibiotic resistance

December 3, 2020
Catastrophic events, such as flooding, may increase risk of exposure to antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Mitigating the impacts of excessive industrial pollutants following natural disasters

December 1, 2020
Research team that includes Garett Sansom receives EPA grant to study impacts and improve resiliency of communities that are affected

School violence: A preventable public health problem

November 23, 2020
School health curriculum interventions that change mental illness stigma could help reduce school violence and bullying for students with mental health problems