Janani Rajbhandari-Thapa

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Thapa named CPH Director of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Janani R. Thapa has been named Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion for the University of Georgia College of Public Health. She will guide the College’s initiatives to foster a


CPH In the Media: June 2022 Roundup

UGA College of Public Health news and media mentions for the month of June 2022: Erin Lipp, professor of environmental health science, spoke to WUGA-FM and Flagpole about rising COVID-19


75% of teens aren’t getting recommended daily exercise

Three out of every four teens aren’t getting enough exercise, and this lack is even more pronounced among female students. But new research from the University of Georgia suggests improving


2022 CPH Health Equity Fellows Symposium

The UGA College of Public Health’s 2021-22 Health Equity Fellows will be giving presentations on their community projects on Thursday, April 28, 3:00 – 4:30 p.m. in George Hall on


CPH In the Media: February 2022 Roundup

UGA College of Public Health news and media mentions for the month of February 2022: Andrea Swartzendruber, reproductive health expert and associate professor of epidemiology & biostatisticsprovided context on how


CPH Faculty & Staff Meeting: Pathways Training Program

College of Public Health faculty & staff are invited to attend another session of the UGA Pathways Training Program on Friday, March 4 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Dr.


CPH Lunch & Learn: Update on DEI Strategic Planning

CPH faculty & staff are invited to attend a CPH Lunch & Learn on the DEI Strategic Planning current underway at CPH on Wednesday, March 16 at 12:00 p.m.  Janani


CPH Faculty & Staff Meeting – Special DEI Session with Dr. Terri Lassiter

CPH Faculty & Staff, please mark your calendars for a seminar session with Dr. Terri Lassiter, Assistant Dean for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) at the Rutgers School of Public


CPH In the Media: December 2021 Roundup

UGA College of Public Health news and media mentions for the month of December 2021: A study by environmental health science researchers Clayton Edenfield and Chas Easley exploring the impacts