Friday, September 20th, 2019
Natoshia Askelson, Assistant Professor in the Department of Community and Behavioral Health, UI College of Public Health and Researcher in the PPC's Health Policy Research Program, recently published a blog on AcademyHealth's website on an evaluation of Iowa's Healthy Behavior Program (HBP) 1115&nb
Thursday, August 15th, 2019
Dr. George Wehby, professor of Health Management and Policy, and PhD program director, was selected as the UI College of Public Health's distinguished faculty lecture for 2019. He will present his lecture on Wednesday, October 23, 2019, 12:30pm, at the Callaghan Auditorium in the College of Public Health Building.
Wednesday, July 17th, 2019
Thursday, June 27th, 2019
Dr.Susan McKernan was awarded a two-year, $300,000 NIH grant for her project, "Evaluation of Geographic Variation in Pedicatric Preventive Dental Services."
Thursday, May 30th, 2019
The Public Policy Center (PPC) welcomed the first PPC Summer Scholars-in-Residence team in mid-May.
Monday, April 29th, 2019
Several of Natoshia Askelson's students presented their work at the Iowa Public Health Governor's Conference in Des Moines on April 24.
Monday, January 7th, 2019
Three of the Public Policy Center's student researchers are featured in this semester's OVPR "Dare to Discover" banner campaign.
Monday, December 3rd, 2018
Felicia Pieper, Research Coordinator in the Health Policy Research Program, presented on a Health Equity panel for about sixty undergraduate students enrolled in the course “Big Ideas: Equality, Opportunity, and Public Policy in America,” which is led by Sarah Bruch, Director of the Social & Education
Wednesday, November 28th, 2018
K-12 students in Iowa in rural school districts are finding healthier choices in their school lunch rooms and learning about healthy eating habits
Thursday, October 18th, 2018
Peter Damiano, Julie Reynolds, Susan McKernan, and Ray Kuthy developed the first standardized definition of the patient-centered dental home. Health Services Research is one of the top health policy/health services research journals in the country.