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Titcomb discusses role of diet in multiple sclerosis care

Tyler Titcomb, who earned a Certificate in Translational and Clinical Investigation and completed a postdoc in epidemiology in 2022, was recently interviewed about the role diet plays in multiple sclerosis care. (Neurology podcast) Published January 26, 2023

Kotchkoski awarded CAHME scholarship

Congratulations to MHA student Adriana Kotchkoski for being named the recipient of the 2023 CAHME/Dawn Gideon Foundation Scholarship for Women Supporting Communities in Need.  Published January 26, 2023

CPH researchers are co-investigators on OVPR Interdisciplinary Scholar awards

Several College of Public Health researchers are co-investigators on research projects selected for the fall 2022 award cycle of the OVPR Interdisciplinary Scholars program. The awards support research projects at the intersection of climate change and health challenges. Published January 26, 2023

Webinar: Promoting Equity in Mental Health

Join the Institute for Public Health Practice at the University of Iowa College of Public Health, in partnership with the Midwestern Public Health Training Center, for the tenth installment of the Building Health Equity Webinar Series, "Promoting Equity in Mental Health," on Feb. 8. Published January 26, 2023

Adeagbo, Watkins named OVPR Early Career Scholars

Congratulations to Oluwafemi Adeagbo and Shannon Lea Watkins, assistant professors of community and behavioral health, who were named 2023 OVPR Early Career Scholars. Published January 25, 2023

Join a viewing of ‘History of Racism in U.S. Health Care’

On Feb. 7, all are invited to group viewing session of the livestream event, "History of Racism in U.S. Health Care: Root Causes of Today's Hierarchy and Systems of Power." Published January 25, 2023

CDC Special Interest Project funding opportunity

The Prevention Research Centers (PRC) program office at the CDC has released its list of 2023 Special Interest Projects (SIPs). Any investigator at the University of Iowa may apply and the funds are passed through the UI Prevention Research Center for Rural Health. Proposals are due March 3.  Published January 24, 2023

Apply to take part in the Global Health Case Competition

Sign up now to compete in the IIPHRP 6th Annual Global Health Case Competition. Cash prizes will be awarded to first, second, and third place! This competition is open to all University of Iowa graduate and undergraduate students. Published January 24, 2023

From the Front Row: Meet the new podcast crew members

This week, Anya and Eric welcome five new members to the student podcasting crew and get to know a little bit about them and their interests in public health. Published January 20, 2023

Postdoctoral research fellowship program accepting applications

The Intelligence Community (IC) is offering 42 postdoctoral opportunities! The program supports postdocs to conduct research at universities, colleges, and U.S. government laboratories throughout the United States. Attend a Fellowship Virtual Recruitment and Information Fair on Jan. 25 to learn more.  Published January 20, 2023