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Equity in Action

Equity in Action

On April 18 and 19, the University of Delaware’s Partnership for Healthy Communities (PHC) participated in the Moving Delaware Forward: From Equity Awareness to Action Equity Action Summit. The PHC collaborated with advocates, leaders, and changemakers over two...

Posters at the Provost’s Symposium

Posters at the Provost’s Symposium

On March 14, 2024 UD’s Epidemiology students and faculty showcased their community-driven public health research at the 5th Annual Provost's Symposium on Engaged Scholarship. Their dedication, passion, and innovation continues to drive impactful change in...

Threats to Public Health Workers

Threats to Public Health Workers

Newly published research resulting from a longitudinal study by primary investigator Jen Horney, founder of UD’s Epidemiology program, shows threats to public health workers during the COVID-19 pandemic nearly doubled after the vaccine was released

Supporting Delaware’s School Nurses

Supporting Delaware’s School Nurses

An Innovative partnership between UD’s College of Health Sciences and Delaware school nurses aims to address pediatric health inequities.

Cuffee Accepted into Society of Behavioral Medicine Leadership Institute

The University of Delaware’s College of Health Sciences hosted its 2022 Evelyn R. Hayes Innovations in Healthcare Symposium. Yendelela Cuffee, Assistant Professor of the Epidemiology Program, presented her keynote titled “Storytelling as an Approach for Promoting Lifestyle and Behavioral Change” followed by a presentation from Healthcare Theatre and a live Q&A.

Engaging Students in Community Impact

Engaging Students in Community Impact

Recent graduate students like Sarah Albrecht and Caitlin Tharp partner with local non-profits to develop valuable skills designing and implementing evaluation strategies in different behavioral health and promotion settings as part of the Advanced Health Promotion Program Evaluation course.

The Power of Storytelling at Hayes Symposium

The Power of Storytelling at Hayes Symposium

The University of Delaware’s College of Health Sciences hosted its 2022 Evelyn R. Hayes Innovations in Healthcare Symposium. Yendelela Cuffee, Assistant Professor of the Epidemiology Program, presented her keynote titled “Storytelling as an Approach for Promoting Lifestyle and Behavioral Change” followed by a presentation from Healthcare Theatre and a live Q&A.

Enhancing Wellness in Delaware Communities

Enhancing Wellness in Delaware Communities

The Partnership for Healthy Communities received a contract award from the State of Delaware, Department of Health and Social Services, and the Division of Substance Abuse and Mental Health to support overall project management of the Community Well-Being Initiative Demonstration Pilot.

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