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Dikembe Mutombo to speak at Tulane Public Health Graduation
NBA legend and global humanitarian Dikembe Mutombo will deliver the commencement address for the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. “Dikembe Mutombo was a natural choice to address our students at graduation,” said Dr. Thomas LaVeist, dean of the school. “Dikembe is a...
02/24/2017 - 17:00 - 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...

02/10/2017 - 09:30 - 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...

02/08/2017 - 10:30 -

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...

02/07/2017 - 10:15 - 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...

02/01/2017 - 10:45 - Iman Naim

Many neighborhood corner stores don’t stock fresh fruits and vegetables under the belief that these items aren’t as profitable as snack foods and beverages with a longer shelf life. However, fruits and vegetables may be more profitable for corner stores, according to a study by the Tulane...

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