Brian Hickey
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One Year Later: The COVID-19 Pandemic
A look back at how students, faculty and staff banded together to face unimaginably unexpected challenges in the face of a public-health crisis.
Lessons in Destigmatizing Harm-Reduction Efforts
A Master of Public Health student reflects on a class project focused on ‘compassionate and supportive’ ways to help those struggling with addiction.
How Best to Address the Pandemic-Related Youth Behavioral-Health Crisis
With young students returning to in-person education after a long layoff, it is time to focus on what we can do to bolster mental-health support systems.
Tips for Healthier Eating and Living
The coordinator of the University’s MS in Nutrition and Dietetic Practice program talks diet trends and healthier lifestyles.
All-Encompassing Degree Program Highlights University’s Cannabis Expertise
Dr. Brooke Worster talks about new offerings which bring cross-disciplinary experts, students and professionals together in an evolving field.
Effort Aims to Improve Life for Patients With a Rare Disease
Cross-disciplinary team of students and faculty working with those battling fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva.
‘Signs of Humanity’ Return to Life
Journal publishes a paper written by public health, medical students, alums and faculty that explores experiences of the unhoused.
New Group Within the College of Humanities and Sciences Aims to Help Students, Community
The Law and Society Honor Society, less than a year old, is already having an impact.
Can Social Media Sites Be Held Accountable for Users’ Posts?
Law and society program director breaks down Section 230 debate.
How a ‘Shark Tank’-Inspired Contest Led to an Examination of Racism in Health Care
Descendants of those victimized in the infamous U.S. Public Health Service Study shared their stories with students and faculty.
Anesthesiology, Engineering and Textiles Experts Team Up for ‘Gorilla Gown’ Creation
The innovative effort is reimagining ways to protect patients’ body temperature before, during and after surgery.