Category Archives: Health Policy and Management

Linking Structural Racism and Health

November 28

Assistant Professor Rachel Hardeman sheds light on the link between health and racism in her work to make health a human right.

Hardeman Named to MDH’s Health Equity Council

November 21

Assistant Professor Rachel Hardeman has been appointed to the Minnesota Departments of Health’s Health Equity Advisory Leadership Council to help address the state’s disparities and inequities.

Executive MHA Student Leads Effort to Restore Ebola Survivors’ Eyesight

November 09

Twenty-four Ebola survivors in Liberia regained their sight because of a cataract treatment project developed by Dr. John Fankhauser, Executive MHA student. Cataracts are a common side effect of the disease due to uveitis, a severe inflammatory condition to the eye that leaves many Ebola survivors with dense cataracts and…

Shippee Highlights SPH Aging Work at UN Conference

November 02

Associate Professor Tetyana Shippee spoke on lengthening the working life of older adults at a United Nations Economic Commission for Europe conference held Sept. 20 in Lisbon, Portugal.

Welcome Assistant Professor Carrie Henning-Smith

October 09

The School of Public Health, Division of Health Policy & Management welcomes Carrie Henning Smith, Ph.D.  Carrie has worked at the University of Minnesota Rural Health Research Center (RHRC) since 2015. Carrie completed her Ph.D., Health Services Research, Policy and Administration, University of Minnesota in 2015, and her M.S., Health Services Research,…