Tag archive for Public Health

Rebecca Wells, Ph.D.

Wells to present research at AcademyHealth Public Health Systems Research Close-Up Briefing

Rebecca Wells, Ph.D. was invited to present and discuss her research at a Public Health Systems Research Close-Up Briefing conducted by AcademyHealth in Washington D.C.

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Brenda Bustillos, M.S., RD, LD

Bustillos secures national public health research poster presentation

Brenda Bustillos, M.S., RD, LD was selected as one of 19 people nationwide for the Delta Omega National Honorary Society in Public Health research poster presentations at the American Public Health Association (APHA) annual meeting.

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INFOGRAPHIC: Managing the next public health outbreak

Ebola virus disease is a stark reminder that an outbreak anywhere can be a risk everywhere. This is both the harsh reality and the shining truth, but more than just managing this outbreak, we must learn from it and vow to prevent the next one by overcoming social, scientific and economic barriers that inhibit effective public health preparedness and response.

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Operation Lone Star 2014

Students from Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry joined the ranks of military and medical personnel to serve thousands in this full-scale emergency response exercise.

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Marcia Ory, Ph.D.

Ory to receive Lifetime Achievement Award

Regents and Distinguished Professor Marcia Ory, Ph.D., M.P.H, has been selected to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award by the Aging and Public Health Section of the American Public Health Association (APHA).

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Hong researches care arrangements of children orphaned by AIDS

Over 17 million children worldwide have been orphaned from AIDS, and most of these orphans live in poor resource settings. Yan Hong, Ph.D., associate professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, has just published her recent findings on care arrangement of AIDS orphans in rural central China.

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Wells chairs health care division of international management association

Rebecca Wells, Ph.D., professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, has just begun her elected role as chair of the Academy of Management's Health Care Management Division.

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Dental students serve in Jamaica over summer break

As summer clinic drew to a close, nine dental students boarded a flight bound for Jamaica, where many of their patients were treated in dental chairs unlike any the students had ever seen.

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Bita A. Kash, Ph.D.

Kash named editor of Journal of Healthcare Management

Bita A. Kash, Ph.D., M.B.A., FACHE, associate professor at the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health, has been named Editor of the Journal of Healthcare Management, a peer-reviewed journal of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE).

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