Category Archives: Students

Finding Her Field

June 01

Connor Jo Lewis has always been good at math and she knew that strength could lead to a greater understanding of the disease she was born with, cystic fibrosis (CF). “I’ve always wanted to use my skills and knowledge in math to help find a cure or advance treatment for…

Competition Lowers Insurance Premiums

May 24

Research by Associate Professor Jean Abraham and PhD student Coleman Drake shows that competition drives down premium costs in federal health insurance marketplaces.

School of Public Health faculty, staff, and students at the March for Science in St. Paul, Minn on April 22

SPH at the 2017 March for Science

May 01
School of Public Health Professor Alan Lifson spoke to a crowd of 10,000 people from the Minnesota State Capitol steps at the April 22 March for Science. He reminded us that "there are policy issues that divide us a​s a​ state and a nation, but science should not be one...

Hung Honored for Rural Health Research

April 19

Doctoral student Peiyin Hung has received the 2017 Student Achievement Award from the National Rural Health Association and John Snow Incorporated.