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Faculty News

MHA e-Briefing: Obstetric Services and Quality Among Critical Access, Rural and Urban Hospitals in Nine States

Background Motivated by concerns about the clo­sure of obstetric units in rural hospi­tals and limited availability of obstet­ric care providers in rural areas, much contemporary research on rural obstetric…

Maternal diagnoses doesn’t explain variation in cesarean rates across US hospitals

In 2011, cesarean delivery was the most common inpatient surgery in the U.S., making up 32.8 percent of all deliveries and more than 1.3 million births. But while cesarean…

Osterholm awarded McKnight Presidential Chair in Public Health

A letter from Dean John Finnegan to SPH faculty, staff and students: It is my great pleasure to announce that University President Eric Kaler has awarded Professor Michael…

Affordable Care Act: More young adults seek inpatient psychiatric care, ER use declines

In 2010, the Affordable Care Act (ACA) expanded health care coverage to several million previously uninsured young adults. Research out today from the School of Public Health at the…

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Staff News

Nominate now for the 2014 Community Partner Awards

Mohamud Noor, above, is executive director of the Confederation of Somali Community in Minnesota, which received the 2013 Community Partners Agency Award. SPH full-time staff and faculty are invited…

2014 SPH P&A and Faculty Award winners

The winners of the 2014 SPH P&A and Faculty Awards were recently announced at the Spring Assembly and Faculty Meeting on May 15. The awards recognize excellence in student…

HPM’s Maureen Andrew honored by students

The Division of Health Policy and Management’s Maureen Andrew is well-liked by her students. Andrew works with them as the coordinator for the HSRP&A MS and PhD programs and…

Meet the newly elected SPH Student Senate board

The elected board for the School of Public Health Student Senate looks forward to the start of its 2014–2015 term in office. “We are dedicated to building upon past…

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