GPHA hosts Go Red Day 2016
February 4, 2016
On February 2, 2016, the Graduate Public Health Association (GPHA) hosted an event in the Student Union to raise awareness about the American Heart Association’s annual Go Red Week. The American Heart Association had a table where students could learn about the organization and how to prevent...
Professor Andrew Harver Appears on Panel at National Conference
February 2, 2016
Andrew Harver represented the Department of Public Health Sciences on a UNC Charlotte panel at the annual meeting of the Association of American Colleges and Universities last month.
The panel – “Multiple Pathways to a Common Destination: Balancing Diverse Practices within an ePortfolio...
MSPH Alumna Wins Award From NC Public Health Association
January 7, 2016
Sangamithra Krupakar, MSPH '14, received the 2015 Academic Practice-based Research Section Student Award for her presentation entitled: "Association between hypertensive disorders in pregnancy and breastfeeding initiation and duration".
Public Health Summit Connects Teens, Health Info and Technology
December 15, 2015
Teenagers from across the region gathered at the UNC Charlotte College of Health and Human Services this month to learn to make informed decisions about their health and relationships, and how tech they may take for granted can help them along the way.
The Department of Public Health...
Dr. Jim and Sarah Laditka present at the GSA
December 14, 2015
Jim and Sarah Laditka presented four research studies at the 68th Annual Scientific Meetings of the Gerontological Society of America in Orlando, November 18-22. Feel free to contact us if you would like one or more of our posters.
Expectations for Health and Aging: Is a Future...
Carolinas COPD Symposium Attracts Over 300
November 23, 2015
Healthcare providers from across the reigon involved in the care of COPD patients attended the 2015 Carolinas COPD Symposium at UNC Charlotte. The event was hosted by the Department of Public Health Sciences for the third consecutive year. The symposium provided an...