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Count the Costs: Tulane faculty focus research efforts on improving equity in primary care access
The color of a person’s skin can often influence the level of healthcare they receive. A new Tulane University study identifies the barriers patients from marginalized communities face when they seek primary care appointments and how health care providers can address these inequities. Tulane...
09/20/2021 - 15:00 - Dee Boling

While the acute threat of COVID-19 is a vital national concern, issues like health equity, climate change, maternal mortality, and community safety also remain priorities for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). As new acting principal deputy director for the CDC, alumna Dr....

09/20/2021 - 14:00 -

Phil Krause Schmidt (BSPH ’13, MHA ’15) knows the importance of paying it forward – and paying it back.  Krause Schmidt believes strongly in the power of the Tulane alumni network. He is a strategic program manager at Ochsner Health and graduated from Tulane with a Bachelor of Science in Public...

09/15/2021 - 11:30 - Dee Boling

Dr. Thomas LaVeist, dean of the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, announced today that Dr. Susan Cheng has become the school’s first associate dean for public health practice and diversity, equity, and inclusion, effective September 1, 2021. According to LaVeist, Cheng will be...

08/23/2021 - 13:15 -

Figure 1. State abortion policy context in 2015 States with more restrictive abortion policy climate have higher total maternal mortality, measured as a death during pregnancy or within one year following the end of a pregnancy, a recent study conducted by a team of Tulane researchers finds.  The...

08/09/2021 - 12:15 - Tulane SPHTM Communications Staff

Dr. Thomas LaVeist, dean of the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, today announced that Dr. Harold “Woody” Neighbors will join the school as senior advisor for public health research and training, effective immediately. Neighbors will also become a research professor in the...

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