Student Profile: Kasey Smith
Student Profile: Kasey Smith

Kasey Smith, a doctoral student in the Department of Health Promotion & Behavior and Institute of Gerontology, is using research to design assistive technologies that foster social connection between older

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2023 Health Equity Fellows to support Metro-Atlanta Wellbeing Initiative project
2023 Health Equity Fellows to support Metro-Atlanta Wellbeing Initiative project

The University of Georgia’s College of Public Health has announced the third cohort of Health Equity Fellows who will support six Metro-Atlanta cities with well-being, health equity and health disparities

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CPH In the Media: November 2022
CPH In the Media: November 2022

UGA College of Public Health news and media mentions for the month of November 2022: Environmental health science professor Erin Lipp provided insights to Flagpole about the current viral load

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Student Spotlight – Always learning
Student Spotlight – Always learning

At 79 years old, Robert Hume has already lived a very full life. He served as a yeoman in the Navy, taught high school American government, owned a bus tour

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Explainer: Know the difference between a normal aging brain and early signs of dementia
Explainer: Know the difference between a normal aging brain and early signs of dementia

Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias are a major public health problem. Many of these diseases can be prevented, and while there are promising treatments on the horizon, there is no

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CDC Funds Pathogen Genomics Center of Excellence Based in Georgia
CDC Funds Pathogen Genomics Center of Excellence Based in Georgia

The University of Georgia and the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) in partnership with the Georgia Department of Public Health, have received a 5-year, $17 million cooperative agreement from the

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LGB youth more than twice as likely to attempt suicide than heterosexual peers
LGB youth more than twice as likely to attempt suicide than heterosexual peers

Lesbian, gay and bisexual students are also twice as likely to experience suicidal thoughts, plan an attempt New research from the University of Georgia suggests lesbian, gay and bisexual (LGB)

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Getting to Know You: Jeannette David
Getting to Know You: Jeannette David

The College of Public Health has welcomed ten new faculty this fall who we want to introduce to the wider CPH community. Up this week is Jeannette David, who has

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Student Profile: Daniel Calderón Romero
Student Profile: Daniel Calderón Romero

For Daniel Calderón Romero, pursuing an undergraduate degree in the College of Public Health has allowed him to gain a better understanding of the environmental issues threatening our world and

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Faculty, students head to 2022 APHA meeting in Boston
Faculty, students head to 2022 APHA meeting in Boston

Public health professionals gathered both online and in person for the 2022 American Public Health Association Annual Meeting and Expo in Boston, November 6-9. Faculty, staff, and students from the

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