Boston University School of Public Health's latest news, upcoming events, and announcements.
February 14, 2016
Suicide deaths remain one of the most intractable, and unpredictable, challenges facing population health.
Hundreds Gather for 40th Anniversary Celebration
[SLIDESHOW] Alumni, faculty, and students celebrate SPH's "lasting contributions" at Algonquin Club in Boston.
"Meet Them Where They Are, Just Don't Leave Them There"
[VIDEO] Alumnus Ali Noorani of National Immigration Forum spoke about immigration reform as part of Dean's Seminar Series.
Etiology of Uterine Fibroids Still Largely a Mystery
[VIDEO] More research needed to clarify role of estrogen, progesterone, and identify risk factors.
Zinc Supplement Boosts Immunity in Older Adults
Extra zinc improved functioning of T-cells in elderly sample group.
For Student Consultants on Food Security, a Place at the Table
Students from community health class present to Lets Get Healthy Boston Food Access Coalition.
Alumna Appointed to Abiomed Board of Directors
Jeannine Rivet, chair of SPH Deans Advisory Board, joins board of Massachusetts-based medical device company.
IN THE MEDIA
Gun Ownership Does Not Make Women Safer quotes Emily Rothman, associate professor of community health sciences, and Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences.
New York Times
Take the Tackle Out of Youth Tackle Football references study co-authored by Michael McClean, associate professor of environmental health; Yorghos Tripodis, research associate professor of biostatistics; and alumna Christine Baugh.
Did Calling Zika a Public Health Emergency Jump the Gun? interview with Donald Thea, professor of global health.
Mosquito Expert: Washington Downplaying Zika Virus Threat to US quotes alumnus Ali Noorani and Dean Sandro Galea.
Public Health in Action: A Safe Space for Opioid Users?
Thursday, February, 11:30 am 2:00 pm, Hiebert Lounge.
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