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Alum Dr. Amy Knopf Awarded $1.1 Million to Study Minor Consent Process
COPHP alumna Dr. Amy Knopf has been awarded a $1.1 million NIH grant to study the consent process for minor adolescents and how it affects their willingness to participate in HIV prevention trials. The study’s ultimate goal is to help address the HIV epidemic among American youth, who account for more than one in five new HIV infections. read more...
Kerry Beckman Publishes Research on Sexual Assault in Transgender Vets
Third-year Health Services PhD student Kerry Beckman, MPH has first-authored a new article on military sexual assault in transgender veterans, published in the Journal of Traumatic Stress in April 2018. Kerry’s co-authors include Health Services Adjunct Assistant Professor Dr. Keren Lehavot, among others. read more...
Dr. Muhammad Alsayid Publishes MPH Practicum Work on CRC Screening
Online Executive MPH alumnus Muhammad Alsayid, MD, MPH has first-authored a new article on the performance of an FDA-cleared fecal immunochemical test (FIT) for colorectal cancer (CRC) screening, published in Clinical Gastroenterology and Hepatology in April 2018. The project grew out of Muhammad’s MPH practicum project with the University of California San Francisco, Division of Gastroenterology, where he worked under the supervision of Dr. Ma Somsouk. read more...