School of Public Health News from the UAlbany News Center


Where There's No Smoke There's Fire

How has the rise e-cigarettes impacted tobacco sales? School of Public Health researcher Akiko Hosler explains in Preventing Chronic Disease, including why the fastest-growing group of e-cigarette users is even more alarming.

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.

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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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Commencement 2016 in Photos

More than 3,100 undergraduate and graduate students participated in the University at Albany’s 172nd Commencement ceremonies, Friday, May 13, through Sunday, May 15.