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CHPHE and Office of Diversity & Inclusion Statement on COVID-19 Health Disparities

The Center for Health Promotion and Health Equity and the School of Public Health Office of Diversity and Inclusion have drafted a joint statement to address COVID-19-related racial/ethnic health disparities and school-related activities around this important issue, and to serve as a primer for School-wide collective discourse and action around COVID-19 racial/ethnic health disparities. 

Congratulations to the 2020 Public Health Dean's Awardees

Each year, in conjunction with National Public Health Week, the School of Public Health honors exceptional faculty members with Dean's Awards for their service to the School and to the field of public health. Learn more about the 2020 honorees! 

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School of Public Health takes Research Day online

With students studying remotely as a result of COVID-19, Brown’s School of Public Health created a platform for students to share their poster presentations online.

Mindfulness app may help address physician anxiety, burnout

Many physicians live with significant anxiety — now more than ever — but a new study led by Professor Jud Brewer suggests that app-based mindfulness training can help.

Researchers use 21st century genomics to estimate Samoan population dynamics over 3,000 years

A new study estimating the size of the Samoan population using contemporary genomic data found that the founding population remained low for the first 1,500 years of human settlement, contributing to understanding the evolutionary context of the recent rise in obesity and related diseases.

Peter Monti Honored with Brown University Distinguished Research Achievement Award

Each year, the Research Achievement Awards recognize the research and scholarship of both longtime and early-career faculty members from a wide array of academic disciplines.

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