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“Poverty, the Brain, and Mental Health”

Margaret Crotty, a member of EMHM Cohort 25, was one of the panelists that addressed this topic at a recent symposium hosted at the American Museum of Natural History.  The symposium focused on the impact that stress has on brain development, … Continue reading

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Michael Sparer. . .prescient?

How nice to read about the prescience of our own beloved Michael Sparer in a recent blogpost by the Incidental Economist (who is wonderfully fundamental imho). The post references a 2003 Health Affairs article by Dr. Sparer and Lawrence Brown … Continue reading

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45 MINUTES TO PREVENTION: LESSONS FROM CUBA

ABOUT In America, health care access continues to be a rising problem. What were once concerns about disease prevention and health care quality are now debates about government-run programs. With the health of an entire nation in jeopardy, a team … Continue reading

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NJ Selects EMPH Alumnus As Health Commissioner

Congratulations to Mary O’Dowd! Governor Chris Christie recently appointed Ms. O’Dowd as the New Jersey Commissioner for the Department of Health and Senior Services. Prior to her appointment she served as the Deputy Commissioner of the Department of Health. She … Continue reading

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Dr. Theresa Mack Is A “Hero” In Harlem

Harlem, NY –  Dr. Theresa Mack isn’t just lecturing to patients in Harlem, she is teaching and debunking myths that often shadow commonly held beliefs about safe sex. Recently featured in NYDailyNews.com, Dr. Mack was revered as a hero by … Continue reading

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Congratulations!! Thomas D’Aunno Selected As Executive Vice Dean of the Mailman School of Public Health

We are very happy to announce that Dr. Thomas D’Aunno has been selected as the new Executive Vice Dean of the Mailman School of Public Health.  Dr. D’Aunno joined the faculty of the Mailman School in 2008 as a Professor of … Continue reading

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