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August 20, 2018
In a highly competitive field, two School of Public Health PhD students have received the prestigious Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship.
August 17, 2018
Noise and litter put brakes on fast food drive-throughs, but there’s also a side order of health benefits, says a School of Public Health researcher.
July 18, 2018
The Council on Education for Public Health has reaccredited the University of Alberta’s School of Public Health for seven years.
July 10, 2018
I learned that it takes time to do things right. It’s so important to move slowly and use culturally appropriate ways of interacting respectfully with various groups.
June 25, 2018
Young’s greatest contribution—and certainly his legacy—to the University of Alberta has been to position the School to strengthen its contributions to northern and Indigenous health.
June 20, 2018
Education got us into this mess; education will take us out of it.
June 10, 2018
Does the advice “move more and eat less” help people living with obesity? Research shows it may do more harm than good.
June 8, 2018
“Health doesn’t end at the diagnosis of a terminal illness.”
June 7, 2018
Jared Yeung’s experience aboard a floating clinic in Cambodia revealed a path for the doctor to have a larger impact.
May 18, 2018
Study shows people support funding costly drugs and treatments for rare diseases even at the expense of treatments for larger populations.