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February 17, 2014

New internship opportunity for Summer 2014-- appropriate for EPI, HPRB, and HPAM!

 

CDC-Community Guide:

Community Guide is requesting students to function as abstractors on the topic of Cancer interventions. To learn more about the Community Guide go to: http://www.thecommunityguide.org

 

 If you are interested, please send a resume and cover-letter to Nina Cleveland:  ninac64@uga.edu

February 13, 2014

The University of Georgia Institute of Gerontology and the Athens Institute for Contemporary Art, Inc. (ATHICA) brings together art and community for a symposium focused on “Contemplating Aging.” The event will be held on Sun. Feb. 23 from 2:30-5:00 p.m. at ATHICA, 160 Tracy St., Unit 4.
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February 10, 2014

American Society of Safety Engineers (Georgia Chapter) has selected Swati Patel as the first recipient of a new scholarship that was put in the works by Matthew Parker. She will receive a $500 check for her interest and expertise in food safety at he next EHS club/ASSE chapter meeting.

February 10, 2014

Dr. Toni Miles, director of the UGA Institute of Gerontology, recently made an appearance on the radio program, Another View the Radio Show.  Another View is an award winning, call-in radio talk show airing Fridays at noon on NPR-affiliate 89.5 WHRV FM in Norfolk, Va. 

Details about the episode are below:

‘AV on Health: Alzheimer’s Disease’
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February 4, 2014

Researchers from the University of Georgia College of Public Health’s Department of Health Promotion and Behavior received a one year, $308,800 grant from the Georgia Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS) to evaluate the effectiveness of educational and law enforcement-focused programs.
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January 30, 2014

ASPPH offers recent graduates from ASPPH member institutions an opportunity to gain global health experience with the CDC. 
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January 30, 2014

ASPPH offers recent graduates from ASPPH member institutions an opportunity to gain global health experience with the CDC. 
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January 28, 2014

Phaedra Corso, Ph.D., MPA, professor of health policy and management in the University of Georgia College of Public Health, has been named the inaugural UGA Foundation Professor of Human Health.  The professorship was approved by the Board of Regents at its September 2013 meeting and became effective Jan. 1.
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