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Lead study author Diego Rose, professor of nutrition and food security at Tulane University’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano.
Study: Lower-carbon diets aren’t just good for the planet, they’re also healthier
Lead study author Diego Rose, professor of nutrition and food security at Tulane University’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano. A new Tulane University study examining the carbon footprint of what more than 16,000 Americans eat in a day has good news for...
02/16/2016 - 10:00 - Carolyn Scofield

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine has received $7.2 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the David and Lucile Packard Foundation for family planning research and programming in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The ACQUAL II Project (which...

02/12/2016 - 10:15 - Dee Boling

Dr. Lu Qi, HCA Regents Distinguished Chair and Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has edited a newly released textbook entitled Gene-Environment Interactions and Human Diseases. T he book, published by Nova Science...

02/11/2016 - 10:30 - Ryan Rivet

As Zika virus continues to spread north toward the United States, public concern and media attention are also on the rise. Two faculty members from the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine and the Tulane School of Medicine talk about the virus and the risk it poses with...

01/29/2016 - 11:00 -

Bookmark our new Zika info page to get links to updated information and read commentary from SPHTM faculty.

01/21/2016 - 11:00 - Faith Dawson

Residents in two New Orleans neighborhoods will work with Tulane University faculty and staff members to document what impacts their health through pictures, thanks to a recent grant from the Greater New Orleans Foundation. When shipping containers filled with medical equipment intended to fight...

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