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SRPH faculty member receives Health Promotion Medal of Excellence

May 22, 2006

Brian Colwell, Ph.D., associate professor and head of the Department of Social and Behavioral Health at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, is the this year

SRPH professor joins ASPH/HRSA initiative for public health nurses

May 12, 2006

Jane Bolin, Ph.D., J.D., R.N., assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, recently was selected by the Association of Schools of Public Health to participate in the Public Health Nursing Leadership Initiative.

SRPH student receives honorable mention for ASPH project

May 12, 2006

John Prochaska, M.P.H., and Dr. P.H. student at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, recently received an honorable mention on his project for the 2006 Association of Schools of Public Health/Health Resources and Services Administration Council on Linkages Award for Student Excellence in Public Health Practice.

SRPH dedicates new building, thanks legislators, hosts fund-raising dinner

April 7, 2006

The Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health hosted faculty, staff, students and special guests from across the state Thursday to officially dedicate its new building, thank those instrumental in its creation and raise money for scholarships and student activities. Ciro Sumaya, M.D., M.P.H.T.M., dean of the HSC-School of Rural Public Health, introduced the evening

HSC, Texas A&M-CC partner to educate local Head Start students

March 31, 2006

Books, videos and writing assignments are standard ways to teach students. But how about jumping jacks, games and healthy snacks? That

SRPH program part of national demonstration project

March 30, 2006

The Master of Health Administration degree program at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health recently was chosen to join nine other sites nationwide in the National Center for Healthcare Leadership

SRPH program part of national demonstration project

March 20, 2006

The Master of Health Administration degree program at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health recently was chosen to join nine other sites nationwide in the National Center for Healthcare Leadership

Brazos Valley Health Partnership awards vans to Brazos Valley Area Agency on Aging

February 27, 2006

The Brazos Valley Health Partnership (BVHP) awarded four mini-vans Thursday to the Brazos Valley Area Agency on Aging, which now assumes management of a free health transportation service providing rural residents rides to health related appointments. The Center for Community Health Development at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health manages a federal grant for the transit system on behalf of the BVHP, which developed the service.

Two SRPH faculty selected to journal advisory board

February 23, 2006

Two faculty with the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health recently were selected to the advisory board of Public Health Reports, the official journal of the U.S. Public Health Service.