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Tulane Research Finds Most Cost-Effective Treatments for Newly Diagnosed Advanced Melanoma
First-line treatment with nivolumab plus ipilimumab or pembrolizumab were the more cost-effective options for newly diagnosed advanced melanoma with unknown BRAF pathogenic variant status, a cost-utility analysis reveals. The analysis was done by Dr. Lizheng Shi, the interim chair of the...
08/03/2020 - 16:15 -

Judith Kunyiha (PHTM *95) is a Kenya-based advocate for policy change and development who has overseen multiple national and regional programs at the United Nations and non-governmental organizations. A programming expert for more than 20 years, she has brought her public health training to such...

07/28/2020 - 11:15 -

This scanning electron microscope image shows SARS-CoV-2 (yellow)—also known as 2019-nCoV, the virus that causes COVID-19—isolated from a patient in the U.S., emerging from the surface of cells (blue/pink) cultured in the lab. (Photo Credit, NIAID-RML) A recent Tulane study published in Science of...

07/27/2020 - 13:00 - Keith Brannon

Community participants (above) explore needs and values in a Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking design activity focused on empathy. The Eugene Washington PCORI Engagement Award will fund a project at Tulane to use equity-focused design to improve community...

07/24/2020 - 17:00 -

Photos of Caitlin Boyle (left) and Althea Alquitran (right) After a competitive selection process, two Tulane University students, Caitlin Boyle from the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and Althea Alquitran from the School of Medicine, have been named as Albert Schweitzer Fellows...

07/23/2020 - 08:45 - Keith Brannon

Using health records, patient survey data and antibody testing, the study will provide estimates of how many people in the area have COVID-19 and overall infection rates over time, said local principal investigator Dr. Richard Oberhelman. Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical...

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