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From faculty research announcements to campus updates and global public health news, stay up-to-date on the latest from the School of Global Public Health.

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It's Time to Roll Up Our Sleeves!

September 11, 2020

Dean Cheryl Healton welcomes the entire GPH community back to campus — whether they’re here physically or virtually.
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Faculty Updates

September 10, 2020

Please join us in celebrating the following faculty members at the NYU School of Global Public Health!
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Our Love and Support for a Resilient City

August 6, 2020

A message of support for our friends in Beirut written by Program Director of Global and Environmental Public Health Chris Dickey and Program Administrator Kiera Bloch.
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Student Highlight: Answering the Call to Serve

July 29, 2020

MPH candidate Daniel Okpare jumps at the opportunity to put his public health expertise to use in becoming a contact tracer for New York City's COVID-19 tracking initiative.
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In Memoriam: Two Civil Rights Icons

July 24, 2020

Dean Cheryl Healton sends a message to the GPH community mourning the passing of John Lewis and C.T. Vivian.
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Learning How To Keep Our Transit Workers Safe

July 24, 2020

NYU GPH has been meeting with the leadership of the Transport Workers Union, Local 100 (TWU) to collaborate on research that will be a first step toward determining risk factors for COVID-19 exposure.
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A Dangerous Trend in Obesity & COVID-19

July 17, 2020

Dr. Niyati Parekh highlights the links between poor nutrition, obesity, and increased risk of mortality among COVID-19 patients, pointing to the need to flatten the obesity curve in parallel to the CO...
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Report Co-authored by Dr. David Abramson Calls for Better Research on Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response

July 16, 2020

A report co-authored by Dr. David Abramson says inconsistent research and funding priorities has hindered the nation’s ability to respond to public health emergencies in the most effective way.
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An Unwise Decision to Withdraw from WHO

July 10, 2020

Dr. Chris Dickey explains the unwise decision to quit WHO and the ongoing demand for our students and alumni by the organization to an extent that we have not seen before.
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