School of Public Health News from the UAlbany News Center
The University has been awarded a $10 million National Institutes of Health (NIH) endowment grant, with which it will launch a major public engagement initiative to address the future of minority health disparities in the Northeastern United States.
The transdisciplinary nature of the new $10 million NIH endowment grant will involve nearly 50 faculty in six of UAlbany’s nine schools and colleges.
The Global Institute of Health and Human Rights is assisting a delegation from Turkey to shift the global perspective on drug users from a criminal-focused to a patient-focused approach.
Team led by Public Health's Jennifer Manganello takes closest look to date at citizens’ access to technology, tech use within Hispanic/Latino communities, and the impact of health literacy upon tech preferences.
The health care sector is projected to grow by nearly 22 percent between 2014 and 2024, compared to nearly 5 percent for all other employment industries, according to a recent report by the Center for Health Workforce Studies at the School of Public Health.