Dr. Lorna Thorpe in NY Daily News.. 3,000 households will be receiving free health tests as a city survey

October 14, 2013

Congratulations Dr. Lorna Thorpe on leading the NYS HANES project.

“Officials from the Health Department and CUNY School of Public Health, who are conducting the survey with foundation and grant monies, are hoping others will share Picciano’s enthusiasm.

The new study will also try to measure for kidney disease and check for the human papillomavirus, a leading cause of head and neck cancer, said Lorna Thorpe, lead investigator of the study and director of the Epidemiology and Biostatistics Program at the CUNY School of Public Health.”

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