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Praveena Fernes (NTC '18) awarded George C. Marshall Scholarship
The Honors Program of Newcomb-Tulane College is pleased to announce that Praveena Fernes has been awarded the George C. Marshall Scholarship for graduate study in the United Kingdom. She will pursue a Master of Science degree at The School of Oriental and African Studies in Environment, Politics,...
06/11/2019 - 10:00 - Carolyn Scofield

The National Institutes of Health recently honored Tulane University professor Mark VanLandingham for his pioneering research on how culture and shared history helped the Vietnamese American community in New Orleans recover more quickly from Hurricane Katrina while other communities faltered. Learn...

06/11/2019 - 09:15 - Keith Brannon

Diego Rose, lead author on the study and a professor of nutrition and food security at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine. Photo by Paula Burch-Celentano. Food production is an important contributor to climate change, accounting for about a quarter of carbon emissions...

05/24/2019 - 13:00 -

Producers of the Public Health Film Festival of New Orleans, from left to right: Graham Patterson, Dee Boiling, Dr. Aracho Castro, Julie Holman, David Roston, Dean Thomas LaVeist, and Tara Brown.  F-NO, The Public Health Film Festival of New Orleans, debuted this May with a collection of powerful...

05/23/2019 - 13:15 -

On Saturday, May 18th, 250 graduating students of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine were present at the Mahalia Jackson Theater to participate in the graduation ceremony. Students were dressed in full academic regalia as they were called up to the stage by their dean and accepted...

05/23/2019 - 10:15 - Keith Brannon

Dr. Sally Baker was one of Tulane’s first public health undergrads (starting the semester Hurricane Katrina hit) and later joined Tulane’s then newly launched MD/PhD physician-scientist program. She recently graduated with MD/PhD degrees. (Photo by Sally Asher) Dr. Sally Baker’s passion for...

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