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Personalized Music May Help Nursing Home Residents with Dementia

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] — Across the country, nursing home employees and families are trying personalized music playlists to help seniors cope with the disorienting, anxious experience of living with Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias. Now they can look to the results of the first national study to compare key outcomes in homes that implemented an individualized music program called MUSIC & MEMORY with similar homes that did not adopt the program.

(Distributed May 10, 2017)

Public Health Research Day 2017

(l to r) Kelsey Anderson, Iman Saeed, Mingyan Shan, Reuben William Horace, Jr., Anita Yun, and Rachel Denlinger(l to r) Kelsey Anderson, Iman Saeed, Mingyan Shan, Reuben William Horace, Jr., Anita Yun, and Rachel DenlingerSayles Hall was filled with 80 public health posters on Thursday, April 13th – the most presentations during Public Health Research Day ever!

(Distributed April 19, 2017)

Public Health Concentration Declaration Day

Thursday 4/6

3:00-4:30 pm

Petteruti Lounge
Stephen Robert '62 Campus Center
75 Waterman St.

You've decided on a Public Health concentration. Excellant choice!  Come celebrate with faculty, staff, and current Public Health students. We’ll answer all your questions and welcome you to the School of Public Health. Refreshments will be served.

(Distributed March 30, 2017)
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