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New Graduate Program!

Published: Feb 20th, 2013

The Department of Health Outcomes and Policy is pleased to announce its new graduate program, offering both a Master of Science in Health Outcomes and Policy as well as a […]

Dr. Kelli Komro invited to speak at Emory University

Published: Feb 20th, 2013

Dr. Kelli Komro will lead a seminar at Emory University’s Rollins School of Public Health in Atlanta on Jan. 26. During the seminar, entitled “Prevention Trial in the Cherokee Nation: […]

Dr. Jill Herndon selected to participate in the AAMC Women’s Professional Development Seminar

Published: Feb 20th, 2013

Jill Herndon, PhD, participated in the Association of American Medical Colleges’ Mid-Career Women Professional Development Seminar held December 3-6 in Austin, Texas. The seminar targets physicians and PhD scientists in academic medicine who […]

Dr. Wagenaar’s Publication on Distracted Driving Policies is a 2011 Top AJPM Article

Published: Feb 20th, 2013

Dr. Alexander Wagenaar‘s article “State laws restricting driver use of mobile communications devices distracted-driving provisions” has been named in the top 2011 “Baker’s Dozen” by the  American Journal of Preventive […]

Dr. Alexander Wagenaar Speaks at the RAND Conference on Public Health Regulations for Marijuana

Published: Feb 20th, 2013

On Monday, February 11, Dr. Alexander Wagenaar was a speaker at the RAND Conference and Webcast on Public Health Regulations for Marijuana.  The purpose of the conference was to raise […]

Kimberley Stanfield Selected for Superior Accomplishment Award!

Published: Feb 18th, 2013

The Health Science Center Superior Accomplishment Awards Committee has announced that HOP/ICHP accountant Kimberley Stanfield has been selected to receive a Superior Accomplishment Award for 2013.  The Superior Accomplishment Award […]

Dr. I-Chan Huang and Dr. Jill Herndon Receive Exemplary Teacher Award!

Published: Feb 18th, 2013

Congratulations to Dr. I-Chan Huang and Dr. Jill Herndon! Both Dr. Huang and Dr. Herndon have been awarded the Exemplary Teacher Award by the College of Medicine at the University […]

Dr. Keith Muller Launches New Website to Help Researchers Design Better Studies

Published: Dec 3rd, 2012

In conjunction with Dr. Deborah Glueck of the Colorado School of Public Health, Dr. Keith Muller has launched a new website,, to help researchers with study design.  The website […]

Faculty Member Jevetta Stanford Receives Doctorate in Education!

Published: Aug 28th, 2012

Congratulations to Dr. Jevetta Stanford for completing her doctorate in education.  Her dissertation is entitled “Ecological Influences on Weight Status in Urban African-American Adolescent Females: A Structural Equation Analysis.”  Click […]

Dr. I-Chan Huang Receives Meritorious Award for Cancer Study

Published: Jun 19th, 2012

Dr. I-Chan Huang received a Meritorious Award for his study presented at the 6th Biennial Cancer Survivorship Research Conference hosted jointly by the National Cancer Institute, American Cancer Society, LIVESTRONG, […]