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Dr. Camara P. Jones Selected as UM-Flint’s Winegarden Visiting Professor

Physician and scholar Camara Phyllis Jones has been appointed the UM-Flint 2016-17 Myron and Margaret Winegarden Visiting Professor. The announcement of her appointment was recently made by Provost and Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs

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Dr. Kisha B. Holden Installed as Faculty Rep to APC

SHLI’s Interim Director, Dr. Kisha B. Holden, has recently been installed as the new Faculty Representative to the Academic Policy Council (APC), and her term will begin with the upcoming academic year.  Congratulations

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Dr. David Satcher Speaks at CDU Drug Abuse Research Symposium

Dr. David Satcher recently spoke at the Charles Drew University Drug Abuse Research Symposium in Los Angeles, where e-cigarettes, nicotine addiction and treatment, and marijuana legalization were discussed. Read More Here.

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Dr. David Satcher Speaks with The Undefeated

Dr. David Satcher speaks with The Undefeated about his national effort to combat youth concussions through the National Council on Youth Sports Safety (NCYSS) and Protecting Athletes and Sports Safety (PASS) programs. Read

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SHLI’s Director of Global Health Featured on Fox 5

Dr. Derrick Beech speaks with Fox 5 Atlanta about how Color Genomics's Color Test, a new genetics screening tool for cancers offered by MSM and only three other U.S. centers, helps women get

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Ebola Research Examines Mental Health Outcomes for Survivors

Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) Associate Project Director Gilberte “Gigi” Bastien is Africa-bound after being awarded a Fogarty Global Health Fellowship from the National Institutes of Health for a project examining the psychological

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CV Division Published in the Journal of Obesity

The SHLI Community Voices division's article titled “Community Engaged Lifestyle Modification Research: Engaging Diabetic and Prediabetic African American Women in Community-Based Interventions,” by authors Starla Hairston Blanks, Henrie Treadwell, PhD, Anya Bazzell, Whitney

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Kisha Holden, PhD, MSCR Named New Principal Investigator for the TCC

SHLI Interim Director, Dr. Kisha Holden, was recently named Principal Investigator of the Morehouse School of Medicine Transdisciplinary Collaborative Center for Health Disparities Research (TCC).  Dr. Holden assumes this role upon the retirement

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Seven Decades of Firsts with Seven CDC Directors

On July 12th,  “Public Health Grand Rounds: Seven Decades of Firsts with Seven CDC Directors” took place at the Global Communications Center at the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The purpose of this event

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SHLI Division of Health Policy Receives Funding for Continued Partnership in the GSU GaLEND Program

The Satcher Health Leadership Institute (SHLI) has a longstanding partnership with the Center for Leadership in Disabilities at Georgia State University (GSU). This includes our collaboration in the Georgia Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental