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Upcoming Project to Research Link between Tobacco Use and Discrimination

PhD student in Epidemiology Delvon Mattingly discusses the social determinants of tobacco use and its relationship with marginalized populations. October 30, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #HealthandWellness #Diversity,Equity,andInclusion #DelvonMattingly ​​​​​​​​


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Interactive Maps Offer Data Highlighting Michigan Cities, Groups Vulnerable to Climate Change

A team of researchers at the School of Public Health have created an interactive map that allows viewers to tangibly see how climate change will impact the populations and environment of Michigan. November 6, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #EnvironmentandSustainability #Society #ClimateChange #DataScience ​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​


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Federal Program That Punishes Hospitals May Not Improve Patient Outcomes

School of Public Health Professor Andrew Ryan discusses recent research that a policy designed to decrease hospital-acquired health conditions such as thrombosis or infection after surgery by fining hospitals for such incidents may not be working. November 6, 2019. # #PublicHealth #web-article #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #Society #healthcare #Policy ​​​​​​​​ #AndrewRyan ​


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Chemistry’s green future takes root in Flint

UM-Flint Inorganic Chemistry Associate Professor Nicholas Kingsley discusses the harmful effects PFAS has on human health and emphasizes a focus on Green Chemistry that could prevent dangerous chemicals from being created in the future. October 22, 2019. #5-15mins #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #U-MFlint #Science #ChemicalEngineering #EarthandEnvironmentalSciences #PublicHealth #LoganMcGrady #NicholasKingsley ​


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Hygiene Products Associated with Presence of Chemicals in Women’s Blood

Study by Ning Ding, a doctoral candidate in epidemiology at the School of Public Health, finds that the use of certain female hygiene products increases the levels of volatile organic compounds in women's blood. October 16, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #MichiganNews #web-article #HealthandWellness #PublicHealth #NingDing #NardyBaezaBickel ​​​ ​​​​​​​​


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Lead exposure linked to lower quality sleep in youth

Erica Jensen, research assistant professor at the School of Public health discusses that youth exposed to lead may have a harder time getting a good night's sleep, which may affect their cognitive abilities. October 16, 2019. # #universityofmichigan-other #web-article #MichiganNews #Society #HealthandWellness #PublicHealth #YouthandAdolescents #NardyBaezaBickel #EricaJensen


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From Advocacy to Policy to Impact: U-M’s Decision to Cover In-Vitro Fertilization and What it Teache

U-M's decision to offer university employees insurance plans that cover in-vitro fertilization (IFV). The School of Public Health is hosting a seminar to discuss the impacts of this decision and healthcare coverage at a national level. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Seminar #SchoolofPublicHealth #HealthandWellness #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthBehaviorandHealthEducation ​​​​​​​

 11-21-2019 | 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM ET


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2019 Health Policy Symposium - Building the European Law State

School of Public Health presents Rutgers Political Science and Law Professor R. Daniel Keleman to discuss current events and issues pertaining to the EU's judicial system and policies, and the implications of these changes to the system. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Symposium #SchoolofPublicHealth #GovernmentandPolitics #HealthandWellness #Europe #Policy ​​​​​​​​

 11-08-2019 | 01:00 PM - 03:00 PM ET


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Dia de Los Muertos

La Salud, Middle Eastern and North African Public Health, and Public Health Students of African Descent have partnered together to create an event in which the lives of those lost due to racial discrimination can be celebrated and remembered. #60+mins #PublicHealth #Event #SchoolofPublicHealth #Society #ArtsandCulture #RaceandEthnicity #Activism ​​​​​​​​

 11-01-2019 | 05:30 PM - 07:30 PM ET


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Advancing Health Equity Through Power Building and Narrative Change

School of Public Health offers this online course for health professionals interested in breaking down race, class, and gender structures to mitigate health disparities. October 15, 2019. #60+mins #PublicHealth #OnlineCourse #MichiganPublicHealthTrainingCenter #HealthandWellness #healthequity ​​​​​​