Boston University School of Public Health's latest news, upcoming events, and announcements.
February 28, 2016
MESSAGE FROM THE DEAN
Introducing the New SPH Website
Homelessness, Its Consequences, and Its Causes
Homelessness has been quite visible in our community over the past year. A note on homelessness, its health consequences, and its causes.
"We're Swimming in Data"
[VIDEO] At Public Health Forum, UC Berkeley School of Public Health Dean Stefano Bertozzi discusses ways to better employ big data.
Broad, Ongoing Support Needed for Children Affected by HIV
[VIDEO] Programs should address underlying problems of poverty in sub-Saharan Africa.
Age-Specific Dementia Rates Falling, While New Cases Rise
Rate of new dementia cases may be slowing over time.
Science on Salt Is Polarized
Slightly more than half of papers support idea that salt is bad for your health.
Community Discusses 'Safe Space' for Opioid Use
Researchers, activists, and recovering users wrestled with tough questions at Public Health in Action forum.
IN THE MEDIA
Kalamazoo, Michigan, Shootings: What We Know references study by Michael Siegel, professor of community health sciences.
STAT-Harvard Poll: Americans Say No to Designer Babies quotes George Annas, professor of health law, policy, and management.
The Color of Cancer quotes Lynn Rosenberg, associate director of the Slone Epidemiology Center and professor of epidemiology.
Science on Salt Is PolarizedThat Means It Is a Cultural Issue, and Not a Health One quotes Dean Sandro Galea.
Faculty Breakfast with Dean Galea
Tuesday, March 1, 9:00 am 10:00 am, Founders Room.
Racial Justice Talking Circle
Tuesday, March 1, 5:00 pm 5:50 pm, CT305.
It's a Girl
Thursday, March 3, 5:00 pm 6:20 pm, L110.
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