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Public Health Ph.D. Class Creates Podcasts

   August 26, 2020
For students in doctoral programs in public health, there’s more to the day-to-day than learning theory and research methods. For many public health professionals, connecting with the community and sharing their research with diverse audiences is also an important part of the job.

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UNC Charlotte Work in UCITY Family Zone Boosted by $220,000 Grant

   August 18, 2020

UNC Charlotte and its many partners through the UCITY Family Zone are continuing to expand their efforts to improve social determinants of health in the local community with a $220,000 grant award from the Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust. With this funding, the UCITY Family Zone will further its work in addressing social drivers of...

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Thompson Appointed Acting Director of Academy for Population Health Innovation

   August 13, 2020

Dr. Catrine Tudor-Locke, Dean of UNC Charlotte’s College of Health and Human Services, and Gibbie Harris, Director of Mecklenburg County Public Health (MCPH), have appointed Associate Professor of Public Health Sciences Dr. Michael E. Thompson as Acting Director of the Academy for Population Health...

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Comprehensive Report Offers Guidance on Needs of Area Seniors

   August 5, 2020

What do we know about our neighbors in Mecklenburg County who are over 60 years old? That was the question the Southminster retirement community posed to UNC Charlotte researchers, who with the support of a $200,000 grant from Southminster, set out to answer through the regions’ most comprehensive...

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Social Work Professor Appointed to Statewide COVID-19 Task Force

   July 16, 2020

Gov. Roy Cooper has appointed UNC Charlotte social work professor Sonyia Richardson, Ph.D., to a statewide task force on health inequities. The move comes as part of an...

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College of Health and Human Services Announces Leadership Transitions

   July 1, 2020

With the approaching retirement of Jane Neese, senior associate dean of academic affairs, Dean Catrine Tudor-Locke has announced a series of transitions in...

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Novant Health Wellness Webinar: The Impact of Racism on Health

   June 29, 2020

Dr. Schnavia Smith Hatcher, director of the UNC Charlotte School of Social Work, joined Novant Health's SVP & Chief Equity Officer Dr. Chere Gregory and Heal Charlotte Founder and Executive Director...

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Public Health Professor Receives Prestigious National Fellowship

   June 24, 2020

UNC Charlotte public health professor Dr. Michael Dulin has been selected for one of the nation’s most prestigious fellowships in health policy. Dulin is among six health professionals from across the nation named to the 2020-2021...

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CHHS DIvE Committee Statement on Addressing Racial Injustice

   June 10, 2020

“I am no longer accepting the things I cannot change,  I am changing the things I cannot accept”  (Angela Davis)

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WSOC: Mother, Daughter to Graduate Nursing School After a Battle with Cancer

   May 28, 2020

by: DaShawn Brown

A mother and daughter made a journey together and are graduating from UNC Charlotte with ...

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