August 3, 2022

PSTC Researcher Investigates Disparities in Postpartum Care

Assistant Professor of Population Studies Maria Steenland has received funding from the National Institutes of Health to investigate whether postpartum outcomes vary between foreign-born and U.S.-born low-income women.

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August 9, 2022

How burn pits may have raised veterans' risk of rare cancers and respiratory illnesses

"Those who were deployed at bases where burn pits were used clearly had exposure to agents that are known to be harmful," said PSTC Epidemiologist David Savitz, speaking about the negative health outcomes associated with military bases in Iraq and Afghanistan where burn pits were used to dispose of waste from 2010 to 2015.


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PSTC sociologist Zhenchao Qian has been appointed to serve on the @uscensusbureau National Advisory Committee. He a…