Public Health Archives

The challenges on both sides of the Texas-Mexico border

October 27, 2017
Improving environmental public health in the border areas requires better data

Creating the optimal workplace environment

October 19, 2017
Being comfortable at your workspace is key to your efficiency

Texas A&M to study human-robotic interactions during Harvey recovery operations

October 17, 2017
Understanding the human element of disaster robot operation to improve response and recovery efforts

Identifying factors affecting public health department perceptions of public health preparedness capabilities

October 11, 2017
Departments acknowledge their own deficiencies, affirm importance of partnerships and using capabilities as a guide

Health technologies: The digital divide and health disparities in China

October 9, 2017
Internet access is predicted by community resources and correlates with good health; mobile phone ownership is associated with not having disabilities

Breast and cervical cancer screening grant has dual purpose

October 3, 2017
$1.35 million from CPRIT will provide uninsured women with free cancer screenings, and students with educational opportunities

The problem with creating a competitive insurance marketplace

September 28, 2017
It’s all about networks

Expanding authority: State laws on pharmacist-administered vaccinations

September 28, 2017
Research shows that on the whole, states have expanded pharmacists’ ability to give vaccinations

Walking the walk: Income inequality, neighborhood walkability and obesity in Hispanic adults

September 28, 2017
Those living in neighborhoods with higher levels of income inequality were more likely to be obese