big airplane over oil spill

Estimating chemical dispersant exposure for Deepwater Horizon oil spill workers

Associate Professor Susan Arnold found that workers were likely exposed to only low levels of oil dispersants sprayed from planes and ships.


Fashaw-Walters appointed 2022 Fesler-Lampert Chair in Aging Studies

Assistant Professor Shekinah Fashaw-Walters has been appointed as the 2022-2023 Fesler-Lampert Chair in Aging Studies.

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Reducing risk of maternal health problems among Medicaid patients could have additional benefits in reducing disparities

Risk for maternal illness (morbidity) and death is unevenly distributed in the U.S., with some populations bearing substantially greater risk.


Talking the baby formula shortage with the U of M

Since early May 2022, grocery stores and pharmacies across the U.S. have been scrambling to find supplies of infant formula, an essential food for babies up to six months of age who are not receiving breast milk.

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