Posts tagged with: "Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work"

Universidad de Cartagena President Edgar Parra Chacón and Stempel College Dean Tomás R. Guilarte

Stempel College signs partnership with Universidad de Cartagena

Stempel College has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Universidad de Cartagena to collaborate on educational and research […]

Can cancer treatments help those with pulmonary arterial hypertension?

Can cancer treatments help those with pulmonary arterial hypertension?

Quentin Felty, associate professor at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, has been awarded a $439,500 […]

Universidad de Córdoba representatives visit Stempel College, sign partnership agreement

Universidad de Córdoba representatives visit Stempel College, sign partnership agreement

Representatives from the Universidad de Córdoba in Colombia recently visited Stempel College as the two institutions embark on a new […]

Students intersect with President’s Council, deans over health initiatives in D.C.

Students intersect with President’s Council, deans over health initiatives in D.C.

Before Congress adjourned for Spring recess, FIU students sparked innovation discussions with health leaders; FIU’s President’s Council met with the […]

Researchers find correlation between blood type and susceptibility to severe malaria

Researchers find correlation between blood type and susceptibility to severe malaria

Abraham Degarege Mengist is making malaria his mission. A doctoral student in public health with a concentration in epidemiology, Mengist […]

History professor Jessica Adler and a group of former service members visited the galleries and library of the Wolfsonian-FIU Museum, where they viewed artwork, propaganda, and other visual arts related to World War I and World War II. Photo credit:  Wolfsonian-FIU Museum

Veterans’ perspectives, and the great task remaining

As part of an op-ed series, FIU News shares the expertise and diverse perspectives of members of the university community. In […]

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Stempel delegation during visit to Hospital de los Angeles in Pasto, Colombia

Stempel College delegation tackles public health in Colombia

A delegation of Stempel College representatives, led by Dean Tomás R. Guilarte and Carlos Espinal, director of the Global Health […]

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Psychiatric conditions may alter the brain, increase risk of Alzheimer’s

Psychiatric conditions may alter the brain, increase risk of Alzheimer’s

Shanna L. Burke, assistant professor at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work, has been awarded nearly […]

Students work to alleviate health issues right in the home

Students work to alleviate health issues right in the home

Going into a stranger’s home is not necessarily an experience most students anticipate being part of their master’s degree. But […]

In the age of smart devices, young children spending more time in front of TV screens

In the age of smart devices, young children spending more time in front of TV screens

A new study by Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work researchers about screen time shows that children […]

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$3 million grant funds study of Colombian river contamination, effects on locals

$3 million grant funds study of Colombian river contamination, effects on locals

One of the largest rivers in Latin America, the Atrato River in Colombia has been tainted by decades of illegal […]

NIH awards $1.39 million to Stempel to study HIV care and treatment in Miami

NIH awards $1.39 million to Stempel to study HIV care and treatment in Miami

The National Institutes of Health has awarded a $1.39 million grant to the Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work to […]

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Recent social work graduate accepted into Peace Corps

Recent social work graduate accepted into Peace Corps

A recent graduate at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work, Emmanuel Vega Arreola had been working […]

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Study finds ensemble music programs positively affect students’ character, competence

A study performed by FIU’s Community-Based Research Institute (CBRI) at Robert Stempel College of Public Health and Social Work has found […]

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Pictorial warning labels on hookahs reduce smoking satisfaction

Pictorial warning labels on hookahs reduce smoking satisfaction

In the first clinical laboratory study to provide evidence on the effects of warning labels on waterpipes, also known as […]