Boston University School of Public Health's latest news, upcoming events, and announcements.
August 30, 2015
MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN
Announcing Two Department Chair Searches
Disasters and the Health of Populations
Ten years after Hurricane Katrina, a look at the health consequences of disasters and our role in mitigating the consequences of these events.
Extended Family Members Help Curb Youth Drinking
Youth in Mexico get help from aunts, uncles, other relatives to reduce drinking.
Enthusiasm for Personalized Medicine Is Premature
Dean Galea cautions against "unstinting focus" on personalized medicine in
New England Journal of Medicine
Elevated Risk of Pneumonia in Children with Asthma
Asthma and co-occurring health problems raise likelihood of childhood pneumonia.
Professor Co-Authors CNN Op-Ed on Facebook Founders Miscarriage Message
Declercq collaborates to examine the potential implications of Zuckerberg's revelation.
IN THE MEDIA
CDCs Brash Top Modeler Makes Disease Estimates and Courts Controversy quotes David Ozonoff, professor of environmental health.
Learning About Competition From the UKs National Health Service article by Austin Frakt, associate professor of health policy and management.
Planned Parenthood Loses Biomed Partner quotes George Annas, professor of health law, bioethics, and human rights.
Lessons From Katrina: After the News Moves on, the Hard Work Begins article by Dean Sandro Galea.
Fall Classes Begin
Tuesday, September 1, all day, campus-wide.
Faculty Senate Meeting
Tuesday, September 1, 12:30 pm 1:50 pm, CT305.
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