06/12/2017 - 11:30
- Mary Cross
Newcomb-Tulane College announced 15 graduating seniors as members of the William Wallace Peery Society at the Senior Awards Ceremony on May 19. Among the honorees is Maggie Zhang, a 2017 bachelor of science in public health graduate.
Established in 1964, the society recognizes extraordinary...
06/12/2017 - 09:30
- Roger Dunaway
Pictured above are five of the 13 Fulbright Award recipients. Top row from left: Vanessa Castaneda and Sarah Haensly. Seated, from left: Gabriel Rodriguez, Hannah Kaufman (SPHTM), and David Chatelain. (Photo by Ryan Rivet)
Twelve students and one recent graduate from Tulane University have received...
06/02/2017 - 16:45
- Naomi King Englar
New initiatives at the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine are focusing on revising the way racial health disparities are discussed, studied and taught in the classroom and beyond.
“All of these discussions and workshops aim to elevate Tulane’s commitment to diversity, justice...
06/01/2017 - 16:30
- Carolyn Scofield
Dr. Jiang He is the Joseph S. Copes chair and professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
A new study conducted by researchers from Tulane University finds reducing target systolic blood pressure below current recommendations...
05/30/2017 - 13:30
- Alicia Jasmin
Hala Kershah, from Alexandria, Egypt, right, accepts her Tulane 34 Award from Dusty Porter, vice president of student affairs. Kershah, who also holds a DDS degree, earned a master’s degree in health administration and was recognized for her work in strengthening student-alumni relationships...