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Tulane SPHTM students conduct household surveys for the Makin’ Groceries partnership. Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano
Tulane PRC: Cooking at home, shopping frequency influence consumption
When residents of two New Orleans neighborhoods tended to shop at a farmer's market or prepare food at home, they also tended to eat more fresh fruits and vegetables, according to a recently published study by the Tulane Prevention Research Center (PRC). The study was published in the June 2017...
Mar 01, 2017 - Tara Brown

Tulane University has once again been named the No. 1 graduate school nationwide in producing Peace Corps volunteers. Tulane also moved up the ranks in 2017 from No. 12 to No. 10 among mid-sized undergraduate schools on Peace Corps’ 2017 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list....

Feb 24, 2017 - Samah Ahmed

A trip to the Orleans Parish Coroner’s Office, a visit to the New Orleans Children’s Advocacy Center (NOCAC), and a visit to the Behavioral Neurodevelopmental Genetics laboratory are signature parts of a new undergraduate course focused on understanding the roots and impacts of child abuse and...

Feb 10, 2017 - Claire Davenport

David Roston’s voice is calm and collected as he welcomes listeners to his radio show. The program, ‘NOLA Matters - The Public Health Radio Hour’, airs weekly on the community radio station 102.3 WHIV-FM in New Orleans. Roston, a first-year graduate student in the Tulane School of Public Health and...

Feb 08, 2017 -

Our thoughts are with those impacted by the powerful tornadoes that drove across Southeastern Louisiana yesterday. Although there was no loss of life, many families in this area have been devastated by the destruction of homes and businesses, as well as about thirty reports of injury. As a...

Feb 07, 2017 - Dee Boling

The State University of New York Board of Trustees has appointed Dr. Wayne J. Riley as president of SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Riley currently is currently a a clinical professor of medicine and adjunct professor of health policy at the Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Riley is...

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