Public Health Archives

Using home-based education to improve childhood asthma

January 15, 2020
Study finds utilization of community health workers aids in improving health outcomes among children with the chronic lung disease

School of Public Health professor to join President’s Council on Sports, Fitness and Nutrition Science Board

January 10, 2020
Spengler tapped by federal government to provide expertise on promotion of healthy and active lifestyles for Americans

Coaching better health

January 8, 2020
Researchers analyze cost effectiveness of rural weight loss interventions to prevent or delay type 2 diabetes

Higher Education Center at McAllen graduates first students

January 7, 2020
First graduates of the Higher Education Center at McAllen receive public health degrees

Building better biking

December 18, 2019
Researchers investigate program to expand bicycle infrastructure in South Texas

Researchers investigate diabetes effects on cancer mortality

December 9, 2019
Study finds significant association between type 2 diabetes and colorectal cancer deaths

Ciro V. Sumaya remembered for building the School of Public Health from the ground up

December 4, 2019
Sumaya, the founding dean of the School of Public Health, passes away at age 78

School of Public Health to serve as statewide evaluator of Medicaid waiver program

November 21, 2019
Texas Health and Human Services seeks expertise of school for a second time, awarding $5 million dollars for evaluation

Meet Dr. Natalie Johnson

November 21, 2019
School of Public Health professor shares her journey from a small-town upbringing to building a research program at Texas A&M