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The Skin You're In Logo, a black hand on blue and yellow background, and a photo of Dean Thomas A. LaVeist wearing a face mask
Tulane Public Health Launches The Skin You’re In
Dr. Thomas LaVeist, dean of Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has launched a pioneering initiative to combat the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on the African-American community in New Orleans. The Skin You’re In is a documentary, book, and social media campaign developed...
05/21/2020 - 16:15 -

Benjamin Swig (PHTM *09, B *16) is a public health entrepreneur who has invented a software platform to help employers screen, track, and trace COVID-19 within their employee population and help them keep their business running. “I came up with this concept in early March when COVID was starting to...

05/21/2020 - 16:00 -

Just before New Orleans went into quarantine, School of Public Health Assistant Professor Julie Hernandez (LA *10) snapped a picture of a deserted Bourbon Street. “The caption that I put was that it was going to be a different kind of storm, but it was going to touch the city just the same as...

05/21/2020 - 16:00 -

School of Public Health Dean Thomas LaVeist, PhD is lending his vast expertise to the Louisiana COVID-19 Health Equity Task Force as co-chair. Gov. John Bel Edwards announced the creation of the task force in April saying, “We know that right now 70 percent of our deaths in Louisiana from...

05/21/2020 - 10:00 - Carolyn Scofield

Brigham Walker is a research assistant professor in the Department of Health Policy and Management at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. The cost of cancer care is rapidly increasing. The National Institutes of Health estimates the yearly cost of treating the disease...

05/13/2020 - 09:30 - Dee Boling

David Hotchkiss (photo above) will serve as interim chair in advance of the transition Effective July 1, 2021, the Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences (GCHB) will be divided into two departments to better serve students and better align the teaching faculty. The two new...

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