PHS News

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Dr. Rajesh Balkrishnan Leads UVA Team to Address Health Outcomes Resulting from Pollution in Kathmandu, Nepal

Saying “Kathmandu”, the name of the capital city of Nepal, just sounds like it would be an exotic and exciting place. While the city’s vast number of attractions include ancient and stunning architectural marvels, there are growing issues with outdoor air pollution and resulting illness affecting it …

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In Memoriam: School of Medicine Mourns the Loss of Bob Klesges, PhD

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Nao Hagiwara, PhD received funding for Anti-Racist Training to Confront Systemic Racism and Individual Biases

Nao Hagiwara, PhD Nao Hagiwara, Ph.D., Professor in PHS and Director of the Program on Health Disparities and Community Engagement Research, has received funding from the UVA Center for Excellence in Education (CEE) for her proposal entitled “Anti-Racist Training to Confront Systemic Racism and Indi …

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Optimization of Periodic Care Locations to Improve Equity of Specialty Care Services by Dr. Jennifer Lobo and Collaborators

Jennifer Lobo, PhD PHS Associate Professor Jennifer M. Lobo is the senior author of a recently accepted manuscript, “Optimization of Periodic Care Locations to Improve Equity of Specialty Care Services,” in Computers and Industrial Engineering.  Dr. Lobo and collaborators, including UVA Urology Prof …

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UVA Researchers Lead $3.2 Million Study to Identify Unique and Shared Determinants of Stroke and Stroke Recurrence Risk

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Women in the U.S. Military Are Gaining More Pregnancy Weight Than Civilians–Study Led by Becca Krukowski, PhD

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Call for Abstracts: The Role of Health Services Research in Advances in Cancer Prevention and Control

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