Public Health Archives

Student has opportunity to intern at World Health Organization

November 16, 2018
School of Public Health student completes highly competitive international internship

Top five interventions to avoid hospital readmissions

November 16, 2018
Collaboration between hospitals and providers, home visits, telephone follow-ups, patient education and discharge planning key to reducing readmission rates

Amplifying research to improve health of rural residents

November 13, 2018
Numerous research grants from Health Resources and Services Administration expand rural health improvement across Texas

Texas A&M hosts 29th Annual Health Economics Conference

October 30, 2018
Health economists analyze research on the nation’s most pressing health issues

Health Tips for Healthy Aging

October 22, 2018
Aging is inevitable, but aging gracefully—and healthfully—is within our reach

Researchers test ‘virtual’ fall prevention exercise program

October 12, 2018
On-screen avatar shows how to perform each movement, tracks the participant’s movements and provides feedback

mHealth intervention for HIV patients shows promise

October 12, 2018
First-of-its-kind mobile health research will pave the way for the development of interventions related to other chronic diseases

Researchers document history of fear in public health campaigns

October 5, 2018
Emotions like fear are powerful messaging tools, but should be balanced with facts and used with care

Point of View: Before the fall

October 5, 2018
How oldsters can avoid one of old age’s most dangerous events