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Erica Kiernan and Karishma Chhabria win SHARC Conference Award

Published: Feb 13th, 2015

Behavioral Science and Community Health doctoral students Erica Kiernan (pictured left with the other award winners) and Karishma Chhabria were awarded third place for their poster at the recent Southern HIV […]

MPH Student April Morrissett Interns with PCORI

Published: Jan 24th, 2015

BSCH student April Morrissett is completing her MPH internship with the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), which is a non-profit, non-governmental organization based in Washington, D.C. PCORI is tasked with […]

BSCH Holiday Celebration

Published: Dec 16th, 2014

BSCH Faculty, Staff, Doctoral students and family and friends celebrated the holiday season. Children and adults alike enjoyed the White Elephant Gift Exchange, as well as the Ugly Sweater contest. […]

BSCH at APHA

Published: Dec 1st, 2014

BSCH students, faculty, and alumni recently attended the American Public Health Association’s annual conference. Dr. Mark Hart spoke on his work utilizing avatars for HIV education with the Rural South […]

BSCH Doctoral Students Receive APHA Student Association Awards

Published: Nov 19th, 2014

Third year doctoral candidates Nicole Cranley and Jenn Nguyen received awards from the American Public Health Association Student Association for their contributions and commitment to increasing collaboration and involvement among […]

SBS Students Present at GSC Research Day

Published: Nov 3rd, 2014

Three students from the Department of Behavioral Science and Community Health Presented original research at the annual Graduate Student Council (GSC) Research Day: Jennifer Wong, Parker Hinson, and Nichole Stetten. […]

Doctoral Student Featured as SOPHE 30 under 30

Doctoral Student Featured as SOPHE 30 under 30

Published: Oct 28th, 2014

BSCH doctoral student Jessie King was selected as one of SOPHE’s 30 under 30 as part of National Health Education Week. The Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE) was founded […]

Rural South Public Health Training Center Awarded Grant Funding

Published: Oct 14th, 2014

The Rural South Public Health Training Center was recently awarded additional grant funding. This will be the 4th year of the center’s existence. They have trained over 3,000 public health […]

BSCH Adds Two New Doctoral Students

Published: Oct 10th, 2014

The department added two new doctoral students this August, Karishma Chhabria and Esther Piervil (pictured left).  Karishma Chhabria, originally from India, earned her Bachelor in Pharmacy degree from University of […]

Shantrel Canidate Awarded NIH Diversity Supplement

Published: Sep 30th, 2014

BSCH Doctoral student Shantrel Canidate was recently awarded a 2-year Diversity Supplement from NIH. The diversity supplement will support mentoring and supervised research experience. Per the NIAAA website : “Diversity […]