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SPH This Week
February 21, 2016
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Public Health Forum Presents Stefano M. Bertozzi
Using Bigger Data Better to Improve Population Health
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The Ongoing Challenge of Substance Use and Its Consequences
The substantial burden of substance use and its consequences worldwide represents a challenge to public health.
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Public Housing Smoking Ban Presents an Opportunity to Improve Health
[VIDEO] Community input into implementation and funding for smoking cessation programs are essential to new rule's success.
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Review Outlines Barriers to Insulin, Calls for Change
Lack of market competition among factors driving up prices and hampering access.
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Professor Argues Gulf War Vets Are Counting on Researchers
Assistant professor and Gulf War Illness researcher Kimberly Sullivan responds to Institute of Medicine’s dismissal of chemical causes.
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'Preventing the Next Flint'
BU Superfund Research Program mini-symposium reflects on how water safety goes wrong scientifically, politically, and socially.
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Undergraduate Program Builds Pipeline of Biostatisticians
Summer Institute for Training in Biostatistics (SIBS) receives NIH grant to continue through 2018.
Washington Post
Scientists Can’t Agree Whether Salt Is Killing Us. Here’s Why. — references study co-authored by Dean Sandro Galea.
Radio France Internationale
Was the Rise in Teenage Pregnancy in Sierra Leone Caused by Sexual Violence? — interview with Monica Onyango, clinical assistant professor of global health.
9 Conditions That Increase Your Risk of Early Menopause — references study co-authored by Fangui (Jenny) Sun, research assistant professor of biostatistics; Paola Sebastiani, professor of community health sciences; and SPH researchers Harold Bae and Avery McIntosh.
Sentinel & Enterprise News
Fitchburg State Names New Provost — profiles alumnus Alberto J.F. Cardelle.
BU Today
Show Me the Data — references Josée Dupuis, professor of biostatistics.
School Assembly for Faculty & Staff
Wednesday, February 24, 8:45 am – 10:50 am, Hiebert Lounge.
BUSPH Career Fair
Thursday, February 25, 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Hiebert Lounge.
View the full SPH calendar.