March 2016 News

  • Birkhead Day Lecture -- NYSDOH AIDS Institute

    As part of National Public Health Week 2016, Dr. Howard A. Zucker, Commissioner of Health for New York State, will host the Birkhead lecture from 1-2 p.m. on Monday, April 4th in the Empire State Plaza Wadsworth Center's Axelrod Auditorium. The annual 'Gus Birkhead Day' and lecture was established by Dr. Zucker to honor Dr. Gus Birkhead, retired Deputy Commissioner for the Office of Pubic Health.

  • Janine Jurkowski, associate dean for Public Health Practice and associate professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Behavior, recently conducted a workshop on Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) at the Delaware IDeAs 2016.
    Workshop on Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR)
    Janine Jurkowski, associate dean for Public Health Practice and associate professor in the Department of Health Policy, Management and Behavior, recently conducted a workshop on Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) at the Delaware IDeAs 2016 meeting in Newark, Delaware.

  • School of Public Health Graduate Student Organization (GSO) International Night 2016
    International Night 2016

    Mark your calendars and please plan to attend this year's International Night celebration, which will take place during National Public Health Week on Thursday, April 7th, from 4:30 - 8:00 p.m. here at the School of Public Health (SPH) Auditorium and Room 110A. International Night is an annual student-sponsored event and fundraiser organized by the SPH Graduate Student Organization (GSO).

  • School of Public Health Graduate Student Organization (SPH GSO) 16 Handles Dine and Donate to support International Night 2016
    16 Handles Dine & Donate

    The SPH GSO invites you to 16 Handles in Rensselaer, NY for frozen yogurt. The company will make a donation to support this year's International Night fundraiser, which will be held at the School of Public Health Auditorium and Room 110A. All proceeds will support the work of our Masters International student in Malawi and the Freedom from Fistula Foundation's clinic in Malawi.