Tag: public health

Meet the 2019 Alumni Award winners

Whether it’s breaking the race barrier for future nursing students, helping thousands of students make the decision to attend UofL, or pioneering the first...

UofL hosting global satellite mini-conference on air pollution and health UofL...

The Christina Lee Brown Envirome Institute and its Center for Healthy Air, Water and Soil at the University of Louisville will host a satellite...

‘A Taste of Health’ to honor nurses, health care workers for...

“A Taste of Health” event will be held on Thursday, July 26, to thank nurses and other health care workers for their service to...

UofL researcher: Systemic racism needs more examination related to health

Although the discipline of public health has recently recognized racism as a social determinant of health, little research examines the issue related to systems...

Trusted messages key to counter community concerns during disease outbreak Public...

Utilizing messages focused on images created by local artists and written information communicated through local dialects proved essential to counter misperceptions during the Ebola...

Fulbright Scholar’s goal: Expand public health knowledge in Ghana Muriel Harris,...

Teaching in a new academic environment was one of numerous culturally-enriching experiences of Muriel Harris, PhD, MPH, associate professor, Department of Health Promotion and...

Standing up to childhood obesity by not sitting as much in...

Changing a classroom from standard desks to standing desks has a significant effect on the body mass index (BMI) percentile of students, according to...

Nothing beats the taste of homegrown goodness The Gray Street Farmers...

The unique taste of a homegrown tomato or a strawberry picked right off the vine brings on the feeling of summer. And local farmers...

Dean Blakely urges schools to proactively seek diversity

As part of a challenge to Health Sciences Center faculty, staff and students, School of Public Health and Information Sciences dean Craig H. Blakely,...