Public Health Archives

Mass disaster simulation prepares health professions students for the worst

February 14, 2020
Students plan, coordinate and take part in the nation’s largest interprofessional disaster response simulation

Combining forces to solve environmental problems

February 13, 2020
Study brings together disciplines in effort to remedy issues in Houston neighborhood

Healthy Aging: Fact or Fiction?

February 11, 2020
Is it possible to age healthily? Experts say yes, and here’s how

Schools as places of crime

February 7, 2020
Researchers investigate effect of closing underperforming schools on crime rates

Findings shed new light on factors contributing to heart attack mortality

January 28, 2020
Sociodemographic factors correlate with heart attack symptom awareness

Does where you live influence asthma outcomes?

January 24, 2020
School of Public Health researchers explore geographic disparities in asthma prevalence and education programs

Efficient and environmentally friendly ways to eliminate pollution

January 22, 2020
Public health researchers review studies on black phosphorous in pollution remediation, find that it holds promise as safe, effective method

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