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  • Striking 'Gold' with Public Health Entertainment-Education

    April 30, 2015

    Amy Henderson Riley, a doctoral student in the School of Public Health, wants to change the way the public learns about health. Right now, she's researching whether love triangles and radio drama on a program called "Black Gold" helps inform the people of Mozambique about maternal and child health.

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  • Autism Young Adult Transition Indicators Report

    April 21, 2015

    Autism doesn't end at adulthood — yet most public awareness, public policy and research on autism focus on children. A new national report from the A.J. Drexel Autism Institute answers questions about the experiences and outcomes of young adults on the spectrum.

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    Fulbright Recipient

    April 17, 2015

    Carmen Cronin, MPH ’14, has been selected for a 2015-16 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to conduct research on menstrual health with adolescent girls in Uganda. Cronin is the second Fulbright recipient from the School of Public Health and the 32nd recipient in Drexel University history.

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  • Do Health Awareness Days Actually Promote Health?

    April 16, 2015

    Public health researchers contend that health awareness days have not been held to an appropriate level of scrutiny given the scale at which they have been embraced,in a peer-reviewed commentary in the American Journal of Public Health.

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