Public Health

School of Public Health announces Faculty Emeritus recognition

The Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health is pleased to announce the appointment of Marlynn May, Ph.D., and James Robinson, Ph.D., as Faculty Emeritus. The Texas

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Customized approach is key to addressing global health challenges

Health care professionals aim to improve quality of life and health status of their patients, but often times the same strategies don’t apply across all communities. Health care providers must continuously work to understand the needs of their community and share important health information with a culturally appropriate strategy.

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School of Public Health announces winners of National Public Health Week research poster contest

In honor of National Public Health Week, Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health students participated in the 9th annual research poster symposium and student poster contest.

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Texas A&M researcher combats water contamination with naturally occurring iron

According to the United Nations, water poses one of the greatest sustainability challenges of the 21st Century. In fact, by the year 2025, two-thirds of the world’s population will

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Students honored by HP’s Women’s Innovation Council

HP partnered with Texas A&M University and Geeks Without Bounds, an accelerator for humanitarian projects, to host a code-a-thon with the challenge to create an application to help manage people’s health.

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Doctoral student explores innovative methods for public health research

Amber D. Elkins, M.P.H., doctoral student with the Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health, recently co-wrote an article with Dennis M. Gorman, PhD, detailing innovative methods for public health research using system sciences theory.

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Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Public Health reveals new name

The Texas A&M Health Science Center announces transition in the name of the School of Rural Public Health to the School of Public Health, eliminating the reference to “rural” in the official name. This change recognizes its increasingly broad role in promoting state and national public health concerns.

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School of Rural Public Health Celebrates 2014 National Public Health Week

The Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health will celebrate this year’s National Public Health Week on April 4-12 with numerous activities throughout Bryan/College Station to recognize the contributions of public health and highlight issues important to improving the public’s health.

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Researchers apply innovative mobile technology to primary care

Two Texas A&M Health Science Center School of Rural Public Health professors, Yan Hong, Ph.D. and Marcia Ory, Ph.D., along with several others, recently published an article online in the Journal of Medical Internet Research Mhealth and Uhealth on the use of mobile devices by primary care physicians and their patients.

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