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Office of Diversity and Inclusion Announces 2023 Diversity Transformation Award Winners
The Office of Diversity and Inclusion (ODI) has announced the winners of the 2023 Diversity Transformation Awards. Among this year’s recipients are projects aiming to support UAlbany’s BILPOC faculty, undocumented students and members of the LGBTQ+ community, as well as efforts to increase presence of historically underrepresented groups in UAlbany curricula and STEM departments.
Battling Antimicrobial Resistance with Biomedical Science: An Interview with Joseph Wade
Joseph Wade of the Department of Biomedical Sciences runs a lab at the Wadsworth Center dedicated to researching bacterial gene regulation. His work aims to better understand how bacterial genetics contribute to antibiotic resistance. We sat down for an interview with Wade to talk about his research.
UAlbany Researcher Leads ‘Listening Tour’ to Explore Mental Health in Rural New York
Report Includes Insights from Nearly 300 Community Members, Offers Recommendations
School of Public Health Study Finds Students, Educators Often Experience Extreme Heat Conditions
Students frequently experience uncomfortable temperature and humidity at school, which could be detrimental to their health and education, according to a recent study by University at Albany School of Public Health researchers.
January 2023 SPH Research Report
A collection of the University at Albany's School of Public Health research from January 2023.
Areas of Research
- Cancer epidemiology and cancer genomics
- COVID-19 and emerging diseases
- Evidence-based healthcare
- Food systems and childhood obesity
- Health disparities and health equity
- Health effects of climate change and the environment
- HIV policy and prevention
- Infectious disease epidemiology
- Maternal and child health
- Social epidemiology and social determinants of health
- Violence and addiction