Articles by: Jean Milán

Fulbright Program marks 70th anniversary with FIU visit

Fulbright Program marks 70th anniversary with FIU visit

Cultural exchange. Academic challenges. Professional opportunities. These are just some of the reasons that 370,000 participants have been attracted to […]

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NSF grant to increase computer science graduates in Florida

NSF grant to increase computer science graduates in Florida

As part of a grant from the National Science Foundation, FIU and two other Florida universities will receive $1 million each […]

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Alok Deoraj, M.S., Ph.D.

FIYou: Alok Deoraj

Professor Alok Deoraj of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work has been racking up the awards […]

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FIU YogaTeens staff & volunteers: Leah Ackerman; Patty Ware; Julianna Horton; Megan Murphy; Eric Wagner, Ph.D.; Christine Spadola, Ph.D.; Staci Leon-Morris, Psy.D.; and Michelle Hospital, Ph.D.

Researchers ‘going to the mat’ to help teens cope with stress

Though yoga is believed to have started more than 2,000 years ago, FIU-BRIDGE researchers and FIU students are finding that this […]

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Lead toxicity expert: ‘It’s not just about Flint, MI’

Lead toxicity expert: ‘It’s not just about Flint, MI’

Tomás R. Guilarte, dean of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, has gained worldwide recognition over the […]

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Melissa Howard, M.P.H., Ph.D., M.C.H.E.S.

FIYou: Melissa Howard

On Wednesday, Jan. 20, Dean Tomás Guilarte of the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work announced the appointment […]

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Magnetic resonance elastography (MRE) images like these will be used to track the various stages of liver disease development among HIV-positive drug users. Image Copyright © 2012 Wiley Periodicals: Venkatesh, S. K., Yin, M. and Ehman, R. L. (2013), Magnetic resonance elastography of liver: Technique, analysis, and clinical applications. J. Magn. Reson. Imaging, 37: 544–555. doi: 10.1002/jmri.23731. Copyright © 2012 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.

Study to explore cocaine’s impact on liver disease progression in people with HIV

Given the advances of the last two decades, HIV is no longer a death sentence for most patients. However, for […]

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Unionized construction firms see fewer serious injuries

Unionized construction firms see fewer serious injuries

A new study shows construction firms that hire union workers have fewer work injuries requiring workers’ compensation payments for time […]

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Tomás R. Guilarte

Guilarte appointed dean of Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work

Tomás R. Guilarte has been appointed dean of FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work. Guilarte comes […]

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FIU intern, Victoria Blanco, at Special Olympics South Florida Healthy Community with two program participants.

Students help Special Olympics Florida transform lives

Karlyn Emile, an alumna of the FIU Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, is currently the director of […]

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Diana Sheehan, doctoral candidate

Latinas build research careers through CRUSADA

The Center for Research on U.S. Latino HIV/AIDS and Drug Abuse at FIU assists Latino communities throughout South Florida. This multidisciplinary […]

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Armadillos are the likely cause of an uptick in leprosy cases in Florida

5 things you should know about leprosy

Leprosy is not common, but confirmed cases have jumped this year in Florida. There are usually 0-12 new cases of […]

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