Public Health Archives

Medical care recovery and resiliency after disaster

May 15, 2018
New research sheds light on factors affecting health care after a hurricane

How one student’s battle with a rare disease led her to public health

May 10, 2018
Clarisa Medina will graduate this May with a master's degree from the Texas A&M School of Public Health

Website helps communities determine Hurricane Harvey’s toxic impact

May 9, 2018
Graduate student creates interactive website for most vulnerable communities in Houston

New center to advance health and nature research and education

May 3, 2018
A partnership between Houston Methodist, Texas A&M and Texan by Nature will incorporate nature into healing environments using evidence-based design

Social Policy, Immigration Policy and Public Health

April 30, 2018
How notions of who belongs and who deserves to be here—and to receive social benefits—have influenced immigration policy in the United States

Dean Maddock serves on national committee to improve community health

April 30, 2018
Culture of health initiative aims to improve the health of 1,000 communities across the country

Movement as medicine: Health care provider roles in youth sports

April 25, 2018
Roundtable outlines ways providers can help keep kids active while preventing injuries

Going the extra mile: Reaching rural populations with telehealth

April 17, 2018
Telehealth Counseling Clinic utilizes technology to bring mental health care to underserved populations

School of Public Health celebrates 20-year anniversary

April 4, 2018
How a Texas rural health initiative has grown into a college with global impact