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National Public Health Week 2020 Story Round-Up

National Public Health Week 2020 Story Round-Up

Happy National Public Health Week 2020! Thanks for following along with our daily featured stories, showcasing work by alumni, students, and faculty in the University of Washington School of Public Health Department of Health Services:

Monday 4/6/20 – Mental Health Day

 

Amal Saleh Promotes Mental Health for Somali Refugees

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2162 

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1262435377289344

 

Eva Torres Explores Social Connection among Latino Elders

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2167

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2957044531052255

 

Dr. An Pham Authors Study on Transgender Youth and News Media

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2159

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2957015687721806

 

Tuesday 4/7/20 – Maternal and Child Health Day

 

Erin Lee Thesis Project Explores Community-Based Doula Motives in WA

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2160

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2957074117715963

 

Ami Hanna Assesses Support for Doula Services for Incarcerated Mothers-to-Be

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2170 

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2968065183283523

 

Teah Hoopes Fights for Paid Family and Medical Leave for New Parents

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2168 

https://www.facebook.com/uwemph/posts/10158065636062649

 

Health Equity Circle Students Lobby for Comprehensive Sexual Education

(Featuring Hannah Rapp, Cassie Pawloski, Carolyn Fan)

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2169

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2967310640025644

 

Wednesday 4/8/20 – Violence Prevention Day

 

Elizabeth Nutting Partners with Nonprofit to Promote Peace in Yemen

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2161

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2957111824378859/

 

Julianna Alson & Omid Bagheri Fight Police Violence With Public Health Tactics

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2172

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1265505556982326/

 

Thursday 4/9/20 – Environmental Health Day

 

Claire Mocha Evaluates ALA Program for Indoor Air Quality and Asthma

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2163

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1262453097287572/

 

Alum Andrew Bryant Creates 'Climate & Mind' Website for Eco-Anxiety

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2171

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1265435160322699/

 

Perla Bravo Promotes Legal Right to PPE for Farmworkers in Wildfires

http://depts.washington.edu/hservmph/articles/2173

https://www.facebook.com/UWhservmph/posts/2970839969672711/ 

 

Friday 4/10/20 – Education Day

 

Rachel Hall Advocates for Early Childhood Education in Washington

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2164

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1262579320608283/

 

Dr. Erin Hepner Studies New Diabetes Control Model for Migrant Latinos

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2165

https://www.facebook.com/uwemph/posts/10158056250547649/

 

Maddy Frey Conducts RWJF Evaluation of Network for Public Health Law

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2166

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1264736153725933/

 

Nuha Elkugia Expands CHW Home Visit Training for Asthma Care in WA

http://depts.washington.edu/hserv/articles/2174

https://www.facebook.com/UWcommunityorientedMPH/posts/1266343573565191

 

Congratulations and great work to all!

Check out last year's story round-up here, and the 2018 round-up here.

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