Public Health Archives

Master of Health Administration program reaccredited by CAHME

June 8, 2020
Highest ranked public graduate health administration program in Texas consistently accredited since 2008

Intelligent assistive technology: Researchers investigate technologies to assist adults with dementia

June 2, 2020
Technologies play a growing role in helping adults with dementia but must be developed in an ethical and equitable way

COVID Chemistry

May 29, 2020
The role of environmental chemists in studying disease outbreaks

Early exposure to arsenic can lead to lingering respiratory effects among males

May 26, 2020
Study finds little remaining evidence of chronic respiratory illness in females who have been exposed to the toxin

Researchers investigate sanitation facility use in Indian slums

May 25, 2020
Connecting social networks within communities with low sanitation facility use

Shocks to the health care system: Economic effects of COVID-19 on anesthesia services

May 15, 2020
Health economist from the School of Public Health sheds light on the “economic shock” caused by the pandemic and its impact on anesthesiologists’ practices

What is contact tracing, and how will it work in Texas?

May 12, 2020
School of Public Health experts explain efforts to prevent COVID-19 from having a strong rebound

School of Public Health grad helps develop new device for COVID-19 patients

May 5, 2020
Device can protect health care workers, provide additional treatment options

Weathering the storm: Mental, emotional well-being of health care workers during COVID-19 pandemic

April 30, 2020
Researchers investigate health worker fatigue and preparedness during the COVID-19 pandemic