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Research Highlights

Dr. Jeff Burgess Receives Fulbright Schuman European Union Award

Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 10:38 conduct international policy-related research on safety and health programs for fire service and emergency medical services in the United Kingdom and France.

UA Study Finds West African Genes Lower the Risk of Obesity in Men

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 - 12:20

A study by researchers at the UA Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health finds that African American men with a high degree of West African genetic ancestry have a lower risk of obesity.

UA Researchers to Study Environmental Effects on Navajo Lands a Year After Gold King Mine Spill

Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 16:34

Faculty researchers and students are already investigating the effects of the Gold King Mine spill on Navajo lands.

UA Receives $1 Million CDC Grant to Advance Public Health Preparedness Training in Native American Communities

Friday, February 19, 2016 - 14:51

UA Awarded $1.5M Grant to Improve Rural Hospitals

Friday, January 22, 2016 - 14:13

The Center for Rural Health to support the Arizona Medicare Rural Hospital Flexibility Program

UA Awarded $2.9 Million NIH Grant for Binational Diabetes Prevention Study

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 15:06

The study addresses a critical health issue in Mexico and among Latinos in the U.S.

UA Researchers Find Obesity Gene Linked to Time Spent Sitting

Wednesday, October 28, 2015 - 12:07

Keeping Our Water Supply Safe: Meet Dr. Kelly Reynolds

Tuesday, July 28, 2015 - 12:25

Preventing exposures to microbial pathogens in the drinking water supply is an exciting area of research for this environmental microbiologist.

Professor-Student Collaboration Brings Awareness to Virus

Friday, June 26, 2015 - 15:42

Bre Eder is an undergraduate public health student working with Dr. Felicia Goodrum to raise awareness of the risks involved with being a carrier of the cytomegalovirus virus.

UA Researchers Find Genetically High Triglyceride Levels Associated With Protection Against Type 2 Diabetes

Thursday, June 4, 2015 - 11:13

The study is published in PLOS Genetics.

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