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Kaitlyn Camacho-Orona, Huy Nguyen, and Lydia Haile

Brown Undergraduates Named Milken Institute Future Health Leaders

The Milken Institute is a nonprofit, nonpartisan think tank working to increase global prosperity by advancing collaborative solutions that widen access to capital, create jobs, and improve health. According to the Institute, “We are strong believers that the only way to solve today’s most pressing public health challenges is by bringing prevention to the forefront, engaging unlikely partners, and collaborating to create and implement actionable solutions that are tailored to community needs.”

Peter Monti

Peter Monti Wins 10th Annual NIAAA Jack Mendelson Award

Each year, the award’s recipient is selected by NIAAA staff scientists and awarded to “an outstanding alcohol investigator whose clinical research makes a substantial contribution toward increasing our understanding of the effects of alcohol on health and well-being, and improving the diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of alcohol-related problems.”

Commencement 2018

“The Importance of Public Health

Members of the audience at the 2018 Public Health Commencement Ceremony have supported their children, grandchildren, wives, friends, and family members for years as they worked toward this graduation, but many probably still weren’t sure. What is the importance of public health?

2019 Undergraduate Excellence Awards

Every year at Commencement, the School of Public Health honors outstanding undergraduate public health concentrators with the presentation of Student Excellence Awards. Meet the 2019 awardees! 

2018 Graduate Impact Awards

Every year at Commencement, the School of Public Health honors outstanding graduate public health students with the presentation of Graduate Impact Awards. Meet the 2018 awardees! 

Nora Kahn Piore

Congratulations to the 2018 Nora Kahn Piore Award Recipients

The Nora Kahn Piore award was established in recognition of the lifetime work of health policy expert, Nora Kahn Piore through the generosity of Margot Piore Onek, MD ’64, P’91 and Joseph N. Onek.  These awards are made annually to support undergraduate, graduate, and medical students undertaking research in health services, with a focus on health status and access to health care by poor and underserved people. Congratulations to this year's awardees!

Bess Marcus

In advance of National Public Health Week, Dean Marcus shares insights

With a diverse lineup of National Public Health Week events starting on April 2, Dean Bess Marcus shares her thoughts on Brown’s role in advancing public health through research and education.

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Suzanne Colby

Suzanne Colby: The tobacco industry can’t be trusted

An opinion piece by Suzanne Colby,  professor of behavioral and social sciences, in the Providence Journal warns readers not to trust the tobacco industry: 

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