Scientists at the University of Arizona Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health launched Kidenga, a free smartphone app for Android and iOS that allows users to report mosquito activity, symptoms of illness and help detect outbreaks.
Mark Smolinski, MD, MPH, a global leader in predicting and preventing threats to public health, received the University of Arizona Alumni of the Year award during Homecoming 2016. Dr. Smolinski is chief medical officer and director of Global Health Threats for the Skoll Global Threats Fund (SGTF).
Friday, June 5, 2015
11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health
Drachman Hall, Room A114
Roberto Cláudio Rodrigues Bezerra, PhD, MPH, Mayor of Fortaleza, Brazil, will speak at the Mel and Enid Zuckerman College of Public Health on Friday, June 5 from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The title of his talk is “Public Health Systems in a Major Brazilian Urban Center”.
Public health students who received the Student Award for Global Excellence pose for a picture with fellow honorees. (L to R) Donald Slack, recipient of the award for Excellence in Global Education; Elizabeth Salerno; Lauren McCullough; Ian Philabaum; Yvonne Bueno; Chelsea Halstead, recipient of the award for Excellence in Global Service; and Amy Muchna.
Fulbright-Fogarty U.S. scholar grants have been newly established to promote post-doctoral research in public health in resource-limited settings. Apply to participate in conducting current research at sites affiliated with the Fogarty International Center (FIC) of the U.S. National Institutes of Health.
The Sultan Qaboos Cultural Center (SQCC) supports and encourages advanced research on Oman across a variety of academic disciplines through the SQCC Oman Research Fellowship. Download the PDF for more details or visit the SQCC website at http://sqcc.org