In the media (Oct. 5, 2018)

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

Cesar Arias, MD, PhD, was interviewed by a TMC Pulse writer for a story about the current work of the Center for Antimicrobial Resistance and Microbial Genomics in advance of World Antibiotic Awareness Week.

Eric Boerwinkle, PhD, was interviewed by the editor of Global Health NOW, a news website of Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, for its global health leaders series.

Becker's Hospital Review and Pharma Business International ran stories on UTHealth being part of a new genome center, one of just three in the country created with $28.6 million in funding from the National Institutes of Health.

In the latest issue of UT System's Texas Health Journal, Trudy Krause, PhD, and Cecilia Ganduglia Cazaban, MD, DrPH, discussed the School of Public Health's Center for Healthcare Data.

Second-year DrPH student, Alane Celeste-Villalvir, was featured in the ASPPH News after being named a Health Policy Research Scholar by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation.

David Douphrate, PhD, MPT, MBA, was quoted in a report by KUNC, a public radio station in Colorado, about the challenges in delivering safety training to workers in the dairy industry.

Robert “Safety Bob” Emery, DrPH, was featured in the ABSA International October 2018 Biosafety Month publication with five suggestions for biosafety programs to improve operations, and more.

GO! Austin/VAMOS! Austin (GAVA) was featured in news from the Episcopal Health Foundation as one of the recipients of a $4 million investment to raise community voices to become advocates for their own health. GAVA will receive more than $250,000 to improve health, not just health care, in South Austin by using community driven solutions to address non-medical factors such as neighborhood safety, access to healthy food and economic stability. The program is part of the Michael and Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living at UTHealth School of Public Health.

The Philip R. Nader Legacy of Health Lectureship was featured in the ASPPH News events listings. The event, now in its third year, takes place Oct. 11 on the Houston campus and is hosted by the Michael & Susan Dell Center for Healthy Living.

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