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Health insurance coverage and disparities exist in receiving reconstruction after mastectomy

A School of Public Health study found health insurance coverage and racial disparities exist in women who have undergone reconstruction after mastectomy. In 2013, more than 232,000 women were…

August 1, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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Drop in adolescent antidepressant use after FDA warnings resulted in negative effects

A new study from the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota in collaboration with researchers at Dartmouth College and Yale University concludes that 2003-2004 U.S. Food…

August 1, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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Aug. 2014 Course Highlight: Focus on Food Systems

About the program The 2014 Focus on Food Systems program explores the interconnections of food, animal feed, fiber and fuel in the economics, culture, policy and health of our…

July 24, 2014Academics Faculty Students

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Fall 2014 Course Highlight: Cellular and Molecular Exercise Physiology

KIN 5720: Special Topics in Kinesiology – Cellular and Molecular Exercise Physiology, is a 3-credit course offered by the School of Kinesiology that meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:40–5:55 p.m….

July 24, 2014Students

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Aug. 2014 Course Highlight: Focus on Food Systems

About the program The 2014 Focus on Food Systems program explores the interconnections of food, animal feed, fiber and fuel in the economics, culture, policy and health of our…

July 24, 2014Academics Faculty Students

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Fall 2014 Course Highlight: Cellular and Molecular Exercise Physiology

KIN 5720: Special Topics in Kinesiology – Cellular and Molecular Exercise Physiology, is a 3-credit course offered by the School of Kinesiology that meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 4:40–5:55 p.m….

July 24, 2014Students

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Equivalency Exams for Public Health Core Courses

Equivalency exams have been scheduled for the public health core courses. Students must contact the exam instructor if they wish to take the exam or if they have questions….

July 2, 2014Faculty School Students

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Humanitarian Crisis Simulation, Sept. 5–7

Learn and practice humanitarian skills in this realistic and hands-on exercise designed for prospective humanitarian workers. Students are exposed to basics of rapid assessment and best practices in humanitarian…

June 26, 2014Continuing Education Events School

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Health insurance coverage and disparities exist in receiving reconstruction after mastectomy

A School of Public Health study found health insurance coverage and racial disparities exist in women who have undergone reconstruction after mastectomy. In 2013, more than 232,000 women were…

August 1, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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Drop in adolescent antidepressant use after FDA warnings resulted in negative effects

A new study from the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota in collaboration with researchers at Dartmouth College and Yale University concludes that 2003-2004 U.S. Food…

August 1, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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Aug. 2014 Course Highlight: Focus on Food Systems

About the program The 2014 Focus on Food Systems program explores the interconnections of food, animal feed, fiber and fuel in the economics, culture, policy and health of our…

July 24, 2014Academics Faculty Students

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National Coverage: media messaging trends from the ACA rollout

History was made this year when more than 8 million Americans became the first to sign up for health insurance via the Affordable Care Act (ACA). MNsure, Minnesota’s ACA…

July 23, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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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…

July 18, 2014Awards Community Faculty

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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…

May 22, 2014Faculty Homepage News News

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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…

May 15, 2014HPM Staff

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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…

May 9, 2014Faculty School Staff

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Humanitarian Crisis Simulation, Sept. 5–7

Learn and practice humanitarian skills in this realistic and hands-on exercise designed for prospective humanitarian workers. Students are exposed to basics of rapid assessment and best practices in humanitarian…

June 26, 2014Continuing Education Events School

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Disaster Behavioral Health Trainings, Aug. 12 & Sept. 17

This summer, the School of Public Health provides free, one-day trainings in Disaster Behavioral Health: Providing a Psychologically Supportive Response to a Disaster. The trainings are open to county,…

June 16, 2014Continuing Education Homepage Events School

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Recognition event for William Thomas, May 15

The Division of Biostatistics at the School of Public Health is delighted to honor associate professor William Thomas for his 24 years of service to the school and University….

May 6, 2014Biostats Events Faculty

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MPHA Annual Conference, June 4–5

Members of the SPH community are invited to attend the Minnesota Public Health Association annual conference, June 4–5 at the Commons Hotel on the University of Minnesota campus. The…

May 2, 2014Alumni Events Faculty

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Drop in adolescent antidepressant use after FDA warnings resulted in negative effects

A new study from the School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota in collaboration with researchers at Dartmouth College and Yale University concludes that 2003-2004 U.S. Food…

August 1, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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National Coverage: media messaging trends from the ACA rollout

History was made this year when more than 8 million Americans became the first to sign up for health insurance via the Affordable Care Act (ACA). MNsure, Minnesota’s ACA…

July 23, 2014Faculty Homepage News HPM

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NORA Symposium on Occupational Health of Immigrant Workers

A video of the keynote lectures is now available for the 2014 National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA) Symposium, which took place Thursday, May 1. The symposium, “Occupational Health of…

June 20, 2014EnHS Research School

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Uninsured Minnesotans number falls by 40 percent

The number of Minnesotans without health insurance fell by 40.6 percent between September 30, 2013 and May 1, 2014, according to a new report prepared by the School of…

June 11, 2014Academics Faculty Homepage News

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Study guide for the Certified in Public Health exam

The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health provides a study guide for individuals ready to become certified in public health by the National Board of Public Health…

June 20, 2014Alumni Students

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SPH Alumni Reflection: Trisha Wood Santos MPH-PHAP ‘04

Trisha Wood Santos has always had an interest in global health. While enrolled in the MPH program in Public Health Administration & Policy, she found ways to incorporate global…

June 11, 2014Alumni HPM

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MPHA Annual Conference, June 4–5

Members of the SPH community are invited to attend the Minnesota Public Health Association annual conference, June 4–5 at the Commons Hotel on the University of Minnesota campus. The…

May 2, 2014Alumni Events Faculty

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Postdoctoral Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology

One NIH-sponsored two- to three-year fellowship is available for Summer 2014 at the University of Minnesota emphasizing research methods in the epidemiology of cardiovascular disease. Fellows contribute to and…

May 2, 2014Alumni Faculty Students

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