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  • Gregory Owens to Speak at SPH Commencement Recognition Ceremony

    Gregory Owens, director of Strategic Partnerships and Collaborations in the New York State Office of Children and Family Services, will speak at the SPH Commencement Recognition Ceremony. One-hundred eighty three graduates will be recognized.
  • Mother and Daughter fighting Alzeheimer's disease
    School of Public Health Program Evaluates New York State’s Alzheimer’s Disease Support Initiative The University at Albany’s School of Public Health will assist the New York State Department of Health in evaluating a support network for Alzheimer’s disease caregivers. The project is part of a first-in-the-nation investment in a multi-faceted approach including community and clinical linkages.
  • Bicycle injury prevention UAlbany study

    Increasing the Power of Information to Lessen Childhood Injury

    Study led by SPH's Jennifer Manganello examines how U.S mothers of young children obtain critical knowledge about injury hazards and prevention practices.

  • zika virus mosquito

    Experts Advisory: Zika Virus Poses Public Health Challenges

    University at Albany faculty members are available to discuss the causes of the Zika virus, the transmission of the disease, and the public health and business implications of its spread both from a statewide and global perspective.

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    University at Albany, Downstate Medical Combat AIDS Epidemic in Republic of Georgia

    A new initiative is focused on building HIV and infectious disease research capacity in the Republic of Georgia is being administered by SUNY Downstate Medical Center and the School of Public Health.

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    Rensselaer, NY 12144


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