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New program enhances degree for Tulane nutrition master's students
The nutrition section of the Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences (GCHB) is launching a new training program targeted at nutrition students interested in working in the maternal and child health (MCH) area. The program is being funded by the U.S. Health Resources &...
02/23/2018 - 16:15 - Dee Boling

Dr. Rebekah Gee talks with students after the presentation. Students primarily in the Department of Global Health Management and Policy heard from not one but two state health secretaries in an informal discussion right on the SPHTM campus. Dr. Rebekah Gee, current secretary of the Louisiana...

02/22/2018 - 16:00 -

Students applying to the Maternal Child Health (MCH) Master’s in Public Health (MPH) program have something new to get excited about. Students who would enter the MCH master’s program this fall are now eligible for a brand new, partial-tuition scholarship. The Excellence in Maternal and Child...

02/21/2018 - 11:30 - New Wave staff

Rachel "Marie" Davis. Peace Corps Botswana. MI Graduate Spring 2016.  For the fourth consecutive year, Tulane University is ranked first among graduate schools for the number of volunteers who join the Peace Corps. There are 27 alumni currently serving, 22 from the School of Public Health and...

02/14/2018 - 16:00 - D. Boling

The third edition of Family Planning: A Global Handbook for Providers is being released this week at the 2018 Regional Consortium Meeting of the Implementing Best Practices (IBP) Initiative. The Global Handbook is a critical guide for practitioners since family planning is considered a development...

01/29/2018 - 10:45 - Carolyn Scofield

Cover your coughs in New England and don’t double dip in Philadelphia. A 2016 Tulane University study published in the American Journal of Health Economics found cities with teams in the Super Bowl see a rise in flu deaths. Lead author Charles Stoecker of the Tulane University School of Public...

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