03/08/2016 - 09:45
- Fran Simon
Jonathan Rivers, a Tulane University alumnus who is working with the U.N. World Food Programme, received an innovation award for his work in the Cambodia Country Office.
Along with colleagues in Malawi, Pakistan and Uganda, Rivers was recognized for success in introducing new ways of working that...
02/19/2016 - 09:45
- Dee Boling
Tulane University is the No. 1 graduate school nationwide in producing Peace Corps volunteers, the agency announced today. Tulane also ranks No. 12 among mid-sized undergraduate schools on Peace Corps’ 2016 Top Volunteer-Producing Colleges and Universities list.
Currently, 18 graduate students and...
02/17/2016 - 10:15
- Naomi King Englar
February is heart health month — a good time to get back to health and fitness goals, and many people are using wearable technology to help.
One function of these devices — such as Fitbit or Garmin — is to track steps per day, and oftentimes the default goal is 10,000 steps. Most devices allow you...
02/16/2016 - 10:00
- Carolyn Scofield
Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine has received $7.2 million from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and the David and Lucile Packard Foundation for family planning research and programming in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). The ACQUAL II Project (which...
02/12/2016 - 10:15
- Dee Boling
Dr. Lu Qi, HCA Regents Distinguished Chair and Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, has edited a newly released textbook entitled Gene-Environment Interactions and Human Diseases.
he book, published by Nova Science...