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  • A CUNY Life

    July 3, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    “I was hopeless, helpless, hated, abandoned, confused and feeling worthless and poor,” Adewale Troutman told the CUNY School of Public Health’s 2014 graduates. The mean streets of the 1960s Bronx claimed his closest friends: “Ray was shot and killed at a party in Harlem, Rensselaer became a drug dealer and was sent to prison, and

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  • Michele Kiely Appointed New Associate Dean for Research

    June 16, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    Dr. Michele Kiely, a perinatal and pediatric epidemiologist with a deep commitment to public health, has been appointed as Associate Dean for Research at the CUNY School of Public Health, effective Sept.1. ‘Dr. Kiely brings tremendous expertise to this position and enhances the potential of the school for success in competitive research funding and organization,”

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  • CUNY and NYU School of Medicine Awarded $3.75 Million To Reduce Cardiovascular Disease Inequities

    June 11, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    The New York University School of Medicine and City University of New York have been awarded a five-year, $3.75 million federal grant to establish an innovative public-private partnership—a new research center aimed at reducing heart disease inequities in New York City. The NYU-CUNY Prevention Research Center, funded by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,

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  • CUNY School of Public Health 2014 Graduation Recognition Ceremony

    May 21, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    CUNY School of Public Health: 5:30 p.m. The Kaye Playhouse, East 68th Street, between Lexington and Park Avenues, Manhattan. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Adewale Troutman, Immediate Past President of the American Public Health Association. A graduate of Lehman College and Bronx Community College, Dr. Troutman has devoted his career to the principles of social justice, human

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  • Appointment of Assistant Dean for Student Affairs

    May 15, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    Dear Colleagues and Friends, Please join me in congratulating Dr. Ashish Joshi on his new appointment as Assistant Dean for Student Affairs at the CUNY SPH. Dr. Joshi is a physician and a public health academic who has gained national and international prominence in the area of health informatics. He completed his medical degree at

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  • $2,000 Charlop Memorial Scholarship Application Deadline: May 11

    May 7, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    If you are a current CUNY School of Public Health student committed to community health, consider applying for the Meg Charlop Memorial Scholarship Fund. This $2,000 scholarship is presented annually to one MPH student—chosen from among all CUNY SPH campuses—who has demonstrated an understanding of and commitment to community health.Meg Charlop, a 2005 graduate of the

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  • HIV: Exploring the Best Approach to Treatment

    March 18, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    By Richard Firstman NIH funds research grant for a partnership between SPH and city’s Department of Health It’s been nearly two decades since HIV transitioned from a fatal diagnosis to a manageable condition, and in the last few years the treatment has become scarcely more complicated, or expensive, than a daily pill and quarterly blood

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  • New Initiatives For Healthy CUNY On Contraception Alcohol, Mental Health

    March 18, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    By Margaret Ramirez Trekking to hundreds of New York City drugstores near college campuses, a CUNY School of Public Health doctoral student and her research team is documenting how emergency contraception is sold. Scouting the outside of liquor stores and bodegas in East Harlem and the South Bronx, another group of SPH researchers will soon

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  • LEGAL BUT LETHAL: Corporations, Consumption and Protecting Public Health

    February 3, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    The CUNY School of Public Health presents a panel discussion to celebrate the release of a new book, LEGAL BUT LETHAL: Corporations, Consumption and Protecting Public Health, by Nicholas Freudenberg, Distinguished Professor of Public Health. Thursday, February 201, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Skylight Room, 9th Floor, CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue at […]

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  • LEGAL BUT LETHAL: Corporations, Consumption and Protecting Public Health

    February 3, 2014 | CUNY School of Public Health

    The CUNY School of Public Health presents a panel discussion to celebrate the release of a new book, LEGAL BUT LETHAL: Corporations, Consumption and Protecting Public Health, by Nicholas Freudenberg, Distinguished Professor of Public Health. Thursday, February 201, 2014 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Skylight Room, 9th Floor, CUNY Graduate Center 365 Fifth Avenue at

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