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M. Sothern: Movement by Age and Sex Using the Functional Movement Screen

Dr. Melinda Sothern, faculty in Behavioral and Community Health is featured in March issue of the Journal of Educations & Social Policy with Dr. Mark Bonis, Adjunct Professor at LSUHSC School of Public Health. The publications and research addresses the Functional Movement Screen (FMS) introduced in 1997 as an easily administrable qualitative method to reduce […]

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Congratulations to the School of Public Health Class of 2017 for all your achievements.

Academic Honors: Summa Cum Laude  (3.960 to 4.000) Erin Nechole Biggs, MPH Bridgette Tanieka Bienville, MPH Syeda Fabiha, MPH Yuta Ishikawa, MPH Helena Desiree Ochoa, MPH Caroline Bao Anh Vuong, MPH Magna Cum Laude (3.860 to 3.959) Kristin Dawn Cornwell, MPH Anne Springer Jayes, MPH Madhav KC, MPH Lauren Ann McDaniel, MPH Rachel Lynn Mancuso, […]

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Pre-Commencement Awards Ceremony and the LSU Health Sciences Center Commencement 2017

The School of Public Health will celebrate its Pre-Commencement Awards Ceremony and the LSU Health Sciences Center Commencement 2017 to recognize the graduating class’ accomplishments along with the faculty, staff, students, family and friends. Pre-Commencement will be held on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 3:00pm – 5:00pm in the LSUHSC Nursing & Allied Health Bldg., Lecture […]

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SGA host Boy Scouts for Public Health Merit Badge

It is no joke, April 1st the Student Government Association at Louisiana State University School of Public Health hosted the first annual Public Health Merit Badge for local Boy Scouts of America troops on the New Orleans campus.  Over 30 Boy Scouts and troop leaders came from all around the state of Louisiana and Mississippi […]

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National Public Health Week 2017

Join us in celebrating National Public Health Week 2017 and become part of a growing movement to create the healthiest nation in one generation. We’re celebrating the power of prevention, advocating for healthy and fair policies, sharing strategies for successful partnerships and championing the role of a strong public health system. LSUHSC School of Public […]

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LSU Examines the Evolution of the Medical School Dean

Dr. Richard Culbertson, Program Director and Professor in Health Policy Systems Management at LSUHSC School of Public Health, was part of a research team that examined the evolution of the medical school dean with respect to scope of authority and role within the health care system.  The findings of this study are published in a […]

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SPH Special Presentation & Book Signing

Lecture and Book Signing flyer-LSU- NOLA Presentation Sponsored by the School of Public Health, Health Policy & Systems Management Program  Title: Health Disparities, Diversity, and Inclusion: Context, Controversies, and Solutions is available on the Jones Presenters: Drs. Patti R. Rose (University of Miami) & Anne J. Daniels (LSU Baton Rouge) Wednesday, March 15, 2017 – […]

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Dr. Peggy Honoré, to serve on WHO Coalition of Partners for Strengthening Public Health Capacities & Services Europe

Dr. Peggy Honoré, faculty in Health Policy and System Management, has been invited by the World Health Organization (WHO) European Region to provide expert consultation on financing of public health systems. She is serving as a member of the WHO Coalition of Partners for Strengthening Public Health Capacities and Services in Europe. Her role is […]

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Epidemiology Seminar, “Anatomy of an Ebola Response” by Dr. Lina Moses

Epidemiology Seminar will be held Wednesday, March 15th from 12:00-1:00 pm in LEC Room #303. Dr. Lina Moses from Tulane’s Department of Global Community Health and Behavioral Sciences will be giving her lecture titled “Anatomy of an Ebola Response.” Dr. Moses will discuss the structure and strategies of the Ebola response in Sierra Leone during […]

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Dr. Stephen Phillippi Appointed to Governor’s Advisory Board

Dr. Stephen Phillippi, the Chair of the Behavioral and Community Health Sciences and Director of the Institute for Public Health and Justice at the LSU School of Public Health, was appointed by the Governor John Bel Edwards to the Louisiana Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Advisory Board. His appointment is effective February 24, 2017, and […]