News and Notes

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 31, 2016
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The degree was presented at the Honorary Doctors Award Ceremony of the Center for Operations Research and Econometrics at the Université catholique de Louvain.

B. Rose Kelly
May 26, 2016
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A new Q&A with Professor Adel Mahmoud addresses the recent debate about requests for emergency funding to fight Zika, and the ways in which funding would be used to control the Zika virus.

B. Rose Kelly
May 24, 2016
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Professor Keith Wailoo spoke at a recent congressional briefing held by the National History Center of the American Historical Association on potential ways to address the drug epidemic and how to best treat those suffering from chronic pain.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 23, 2016
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Professor Anne Case was a featured guest on the podcast recently to discuss new research on U.S. mortality rates.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 16, 2016
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Recent research by Professor Janet Currie, demonstrating improvement in mortality rates among children and young adults in poor counties, has been highlighted in an article in The Economist.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 11, 2016
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Dr. Laura Kahn addresses the variation in influenza vaccination rates across the country, and what this might mean for American preparedness for widespread outbreaks or bioterror attacks.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 5, 2016
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Professor Janet Currie has been quoted in the Washington Post on her new research showing declines in mortality rates among children and young adults in the United States.

Michael Hotchkiss, Office of Communications
May 4, 2016
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Professor Janet Currie co-edited a newly released issue of The Future of Children, a journal promoting effective policies and programs for children. The issue addresses the impact of climate change on children.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
May 2, 2016
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Professor Tienda will deliver the lecture on October 20 at the Ronald Reagan Building & International Trade Center in Washington, D.C.

Center for Health & Wellbeing
Apr 25, 2016
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Heather Howard was featured as a guest on "The Week in Health Law" to discuss the current and future landscape of state innovation under the Affordable Care Act.



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