Boston University School of Public Health's latest news, upcoming events, and announcements.
June 5, 2016
MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN
SPH 40th Anniversary: Mid-Year Reflections and Looking Ahead
Innovating for a Healthier Public
Social Justice, Public Health
A Good EducationThe Best Prevention?
Social Norms and the Health of Populations
'It's About Integration'
Deans Advisory Board Member Donato Tramuto discusses global health, collaborative IQ, and little things that drive great change.
Christopher Gill Awarded Metcalf Cup and Prize
[VIDEO] Global health professor honored with Universitys highest teaching accolade.
Public Health Plays Important Role in Aftermath of Terror
Communities need to create and prepare "support and intervention systems before incidents occur.
Barriers to Integrated Pediatric Dental Care Common at Federal Health Centers
[VIDEO] Strong leadership and cross-disciplinary collaboration key to integrating dental care into pediatric care.
The Other End of the River
How Dean Sandro Galea is working to make public health part of the national discourse.
Alumna to Head Lowell Community Health Center
Susan West Levine joins health center this summer.
SPH Launches Alumni Leadership Council
Led by Emily Bajcsi, council held inaugural meeting last month.
Why Public Health Scholars Should Study Pornography
Pornography is a public health issue; it has implications for sexual and reproductive health promotion, and for violence prevention.
by Emily Rothman
RECENTLY AT SPH
MA Health Secretary to SPH Grads: 'Search for the Positive'
[VIDEO] At Convocation, Marylou Sudders urged graduates to remember individuals and search for positives in battling health disparities.
Prevention vs. the Right Not to Know
[VIDEO] At Public Health Forum, Susan M. Wolf of University of Minnesota discussed challenges where genomics and public health meet.
IN THE MEDIA
We Cant All Have It All: The Economic Limits of Pharmaceutical Innovation opinion by Austin Frakt, associate professor of health law, policy & management.
9 Guantanamo Bay Detainees, Including One Who Waged a Long Hunger Strike, Are Sent to Saudi Arabia quotes Sondra Crosby, associate professor of health law, policy & management.
Is Bacon Really Bad for You? opinion by Dean Sandro Galea.
Power Families profiles alumnus Howard Koh.
Boston Pride Party
Tuesday, June 7, 6:00 pm 8:00 pm, Club Café, 209 Columbus Avenue.
Alumni Reception at SER 2016
Thursday, June 23, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm, EPIC Hotel, 270 Biscayne Boulevard Way, Miami, FL.
Alumni Reception at AcademyHealth in Boston
Monday, June 27, 6:00 pm 8:00 pm, Bar Boulud, 776 Boylston Street.
Welcome Reception for New Department Chairs
Thursday, June 30, 4:00 pm 6:00 pm, Hiebert Lounge.
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