Category Archives: News

Helping Rural Teens Eat Enough Breakfast

December 05

A new study by research associate Nicole Larson shows that “grab-and-go” food carts at schools can help rural teenagers eat more breakfast.

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.

In the Media — November 2017

November 14

Recent media coverage of School of Public Health faculty, researchers, students, and post-doctoral fellows.

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…