The study co-led by PhD student Ashley Hernandez found only 9% of the 4.9 million guns listed for sale online between 2008 and 2018 displayed evidence of a background check.
The center is led by Professor Joseph Gaugler and will be an innovative home to those interested in aging research, education, services, and policy — within the School of Public Health, throughout the University, and for all stakeholders in Minnesota.
Bitanga volunteers on the SPH Alumni Society Board of Directors, chairs the Mentoring Committee, serves as a mentor in the award-winning SPH Mentor Program, and volunteers on the SPH 75th Anniversary Planning Committee.
A pollution study by Assistant Professor Jesse Berman shows that breathing dirty air — even for just a day — likely causes people to become more aggressive and violent.
Elliott Wortham (MHA ’15) is the 2019 recipient of the University of Minnesota Alumni Association’s U40 Alumni Leader award.
This past June, PhD student Adam Kaplan traveled to Kampala, Uganda to teach data analysis software classes at the “UMN Hub” in Mulago hospital.
Research from Assistant Professor Hannah Neprash shows primary care physicians are more likely to prescribe opioid painkillers as the day wears on and when they’re running behind schedule.
Assistant Professor Rachel Hardeman found the culturally centered care model of a Minneapolis birth center shows promise for delivering healthy babies and reducing racial inequities.
Matt Wille (MHA ’05) will serve as president and CEO of Munson Medical Center in Traverse City, MI, starting in September.
PhD student Gabriela Bustamante evaluated the program that uses games and play to teach children about self-esteem, personal boundaries, anatomy, and more.
Jack Dressen (MHA ’14), MHA Education & Engagement Committee and Healthcare Leadership Symposium Steering committee member, discusses why he volunteers and offers advice to others on engaging as a volunteer with the MHA Program and Alumni Association/Foundation.
Tally Sharma Venjohn (MHA ’13), SPH Scholarship & Awards committee member, shares why she volunteers and her advice to others interested in engaging with the SPH Alumni Society.