Jurkowski Receives the Tom Bruce Award of Honor
Janine Jurkowski, associate professor of Health Policy, Management and Behavior at the University at Albany School of Public Health, was awarded the Tom Bruce Award of Honor by the Community-Based Public Health Caucus, which is affiliated with the American Public Health Association.
Student Guides Teens at Risk
UAlbany School of Public Health doctoral student Dorcey Applyrs is passionate about developing interventions to improve the quality of life in communities throughout the United States. This passion shines through in her volunteer work on behalf of African-American adolescent girls in the Capital Region.
CDPHP, UAlbany Join Forces for Meaningful Health Care Reform
Atul Gawande, renowned surgeon, author and Harvard professor, captured the capacity crowd with his anecdotal style. His keynote speech, which was sponsored by the University at Albany School of Public Health and The University at Albany Foundation, focused on the complexities of quality health care and the need for community-backed reform.