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Fogarty Global Health Fellows
Application period opens for Fogarty Global Health Fellowship program
2019-20 Fogarty Global Health Fellows  Doctoral students and postdocs interested in a year-long global health research training opportunity are encouraged to apply to the UJMT Consortium for a Fogarty Global Health Fellowship.  Tulane is one of four universities, including the University of North...
05/07/2019 - 14:00 -

Pictured left to right: Lee Hamm, dean of the School of Medicine; Thomas A. LaVeist, dean of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine; Sally Baker (BSPH'09), current MD/PhD candidate at Tulane School of Medicine; Michael Fitts, president of Tulane University; and Robin Forman, senior vice...

05/07/2019 - 13:15 - Dee Boling

2019-20 Fogarty Global Health Fellows (front, seated) Matthew Ward, Lissa Soares, and Monika Dietrich and mentors (standing, rear) Dr. Maureen Lichtveld, Dr. John Schieffelin, Dr. Claudia Herrera, Dr. Dawn Wesson, Dr. Richard Oberhelman, and Dr. Jeffrey Wickliffe. (A fourth fellow, Cecilia Alcala,...

04/26/2019 - 09:15 - Keith Brannon

Lead study author Lu Qi, director of the Tulane University Obesity Research Center at the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. (Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano)  Women who take antibiotics over a long period of time are at increased risk of heart attack or stroke, according to new Tulane...

04/23/2019 - 11:00 -

Children play as Tulane student volunteers help them with an exercise program. In a heart research study by the epidemiology department at the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine it was found that for most children with high blood pressure that lifestyle changes are the cornerstone...

04/23/2019 - 09:45 - Keith Brannon

Image of Pia Chaparro, assistant professor of nutrition at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Sweeping changes designed to make a major federal food assistance program more nutritious for low-income families were effective in reducing obesity risk for 4-year-olds who...

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