In the media (Aug. 24, 2018)

NewsUTHealth School of Public Health was featured in the following media stories recently.

Raul Caetano, MD, PhD, was scheduled to be interviewed this week by a Texas Observer reporter about epidemiological strategies to investigate suicide deaths in Texas.

Deanna Hoelscher, PhD, RDN, was featured in a Wilson County News article about being named the incoming regional dean of the School of Public Health in Austin. The news was also featured on InsideUTHealth.

Listen to KPRC Radio's Fifty+ show at 11 a.m. Sunday, Aug. 26, for an interview with James Langabeer, PhD, MBA, on an innovative opioid intervention program. His interview will be rebroadcast at 4 p.m. that same afternoon on KTRH Radio.

A School of Public Health study led by Stephen Linder, PhD, was cited in a Houston Chronicle editorial about the public health consequences of stray animals.

Laura Moore, MEd, RD, LD, was quoted in a Reader's Digest article about the importance of eating enough fruit and vegetables daily to avoid becoming deficient in vitamins and minerals.

Marcia Otto, PhD, was quoted in an article on the National Institutes of Health website about her research finding no significant link between dairy fats and cause of death, or heart disease and stroke. Her research on Americans having outgrown the traditional “varied diet” advice was also featured on InsideUTHealth.

Four students from UTHealth School of Public Health were honored for public health excellence in 2018 by the United States Public Health Service. Read the story in the ASPPH News.

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