"The Boston Globe’s weekly Ocean State Innovators column features a Q&A with Rhode Island innovators who are starting new businesses and nonprofits, conducting groundbreaking research, and reshaping the state’s economy. Send tips and suggestions to reporter Alexa Gagosz at [email protected].
Groundbreaking new paper on brain compounds signaling emotional wellness in healthy people published in NeuroImage by BSS faculty member Tara White, Ph.D. and her team at Brown. This paper was also co-authored by BSHS Sc.M. graduate, Meghan Gonsalves.
Dr. Diana Grigsby-Toussaint has collaborated with colleagues from the School of Public Health, Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences (S4) and the Population Studies and Training Center to co-author a new report on COVID-19 in Rhode Island. The report, Rhode Island and COVID-19: Tracing the Pandemic was led by Kevin Mwenda from S4 and aims to provide insight to public health officials involved in the continued response to the pandemic.
The Decoding Disparities Lecture Series is sponsored by The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and the Brown School of Public Health to examine health inequity and to outline steps toward a more equitable and just health care system.
Congratulations to BSHS PhD student Anthony Surace on his acceptance into the Population Reference Bureau's U.S. Policy Communication Training Program! The highly competitive U.S. Policy Communication Training Program prepares researchers to influence policy and practice through effective communication.