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Sandro Galea is a physician, epidemiologist, and author. He is the Robert A. Knox professor and dean at the Boston University School of Public Health. Sandro served as the President of IAPHS in 2016-2017. Learn more about Sandro at his website and follow him on Twitter: @sandrogalea
PAR-18-789; NIOSH supports exploratory and developmental research projects (R21) that identify and address novel scientific ideas or new model systems, tools, or technologies with the potential for significant impact on occupational safety and health. Application due July 19, 2018 for new applications and August 10 for resubmission and revision applications. For future dates through November 2023, standard NIH dates apply.
Conference Preview: “Pushing the Boundaries of Population Health Science: Social Inequalities, Biological Processes, and Policy Implications”
Social inequalities, biological processes, and policy: the three themes for our 2018 conference. Read on for details.
Studying health disparities isn’t a straightforward discipline. Ana Diez Roux suggests possible approaches and discusses their complimentarity in her December 7, 2017 talk, summarized here by Chris Bachrach.
The interdisciplinary career path can be a challenging one. Read how Cynthia Colen found success.
What is community engagement, and how can we make it work?
How do we move beyond simply calling our research interdisciplinary to actually doing interdisciplinary research?
Meet the Columbia Population Research Center, an IAPHS institutional member. Read about their work with reproductive health and HIV, urbanism, immigration and migration, and more…
Jennifer Ailshire explains the predoctoral grant sources you might not have heard of.