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Faculty News

‘Crowd-sourced’ Research at the Fair

Anyone who’s visited the Minnesota State Fair knows the crowds are both part of the fun and the folly of attending what’s appropriately known as “the great Minnesota get-together.”…

Staffing is key to predicting nursing home quality of life

Minnesota may be ranked number one when it comes to long-term care in the U.S., but a new study from the School of Public Health at the University of…

Mothers in poorer health are less likely to breastfeed

Pediatricians agree exclusive breastfeeding for the first six months of life provides a wealth of benefits to a mother and child. But new research from the School of Public…

More research-based evidence needed in MN legislative discussions about childhood obesity

How our legislators make decisions depends on a variety of factors such as expert beliefs, constituents’ opinions, political principles and research-based evidence. And while we’d like to think more…

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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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