Youth athlete

Alison Field discusses new research on sport specialization in young athletes

For young athletes, sport specialization means increased risk of injury. Specialization in a chosen sport is associated with a higher volume of activity — and it could increase young athletes’ risk of sustaining both traumatic- and overuse-based injuries, new study says.

SImin Liu

Dr. Simin Liu awarded Fulbright Distinguished Chair in Global Health

Congratulations to Dr. Simin Liu, who has been selected by the Presidential Fulbright Board for a Distinguished Chair in Global Health award 2019-2020! The Fulbright Distinguished Chair Awards are widely considered as one of the most prestigious appointments, with approximately 40 eminent scholars selected from all disciplines across America's Universities each year. 

Simin Liu speaks at the 21st South China Cardiology Congress

Simin Liu, Professor of Epidemiology, gave a plenary talk in China titled: "Improve Global Cardiometabolic Health: Why, What, and How?" at the 21st South China Cardiology Congress.