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Swapping just one item can make diets substantially more planet-friendly
  If Americans swappped one serving of beef per day for chicken, their diets' greenhouse gas emissions would fall by an average of 48 percent and water-use impact by 30 percent, according to the study. Photo by iStock. If your New Year’s resolution is to eat better for the planet, a new Tulane...
10/06/2021 - 13:45 - Rebecca O'Malley Gipson

Patricia Y.  Scaraffia, PhD, Associate Professor in the Department of Tropical Medicine, in a lab at the Vector-Borne Infectious Disease Research Center with mosquito colony. Globally, close to half a million people die annually due to mosquito-borne diseases. Researchers like Dr. Patricia...

09/22/2021 - 09:30 - SPHTM Communications

(From Left to Right: Photos of Marc Morial, John King, and Derrick Johnson)  This fall the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine will launch the inaugural Mathias de Sousa Leadership Summit, featuring keynote presentations by some of the most dynamic leaders in their industries....

09/21/2021 - 16:00 - Tulane SPHTM Communications Staff

  Photos of Tulane Maternal and Child Health Nutrition Trainees from Cohort 1: Jacqueline Futch, MPH, Miguel Angel Lopez, MPH, RD, Taryn Smith, MPH, Erin Morini, MPH and Photos of Trainees from Cohort 2 (from Left to Right, Top to Bottom): Avni Gupta, Brandi Stein, RD, Jaleh Kermani,...

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...

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