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Traditionally, new parents have looked to family members, loved ones and books for information about caring for their babies. These questions may soon be answered by a web-based application — a “chatbot” — that parents can access with their phones. sph.unc.edu/sph-news/gilli…

Dr. Sandra Greene, professor of the practice of health policy and management at the Gillings School, recently was appointed as chair of the North Carolina State Health Coordinating Council by Governor Roy Cooper’s office. #PublicHealthInPractice sph.unc.edu/sph-news/gover…

I talked to KCNS Radio in San Francisco about our current #COVID19 vaccines and what we can learn based on previous studies about #Omicron and future variants. ⁦@UNCpublichealth⁩ “Omicron raises questions for COVID-19 vaccine effectiveness” audacy.com/kcbsradio/news… Retweeted by UNC Public Health

Pharmaceutical companies have been racing to find life-saving therapies to treat #COVID. Now, two game-changing antiviral drugs will help accomplish that, according to researchers like Dr. @timothysheahan at the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health. scientificamerican.com/article/how-th…

We are honored to be in the @smithsonian Arts and Industries Museum exhibit for our contributions to the #Moderna #COVID19 vaccine led by @KizzyPhD @BarneyGrahamMD @McLellan_Lab @Ardinajp @DenisonLab Pictured from our group @David_RMartinez @aschaefe29 @SarahRLeist @KDinnon ! Retweeted by UNC Public Health

Can't believe today is the last day of classes or as our students refer to it, LDOC! Happy LDOC to our @UNCpublichealth students! @sghc_unc @JohnstonKing3 Retweeted by UNC Public Health

On #WorldAIDSDay we celebrate 3 researchers affiliated with @UNCpublichealth for their research on #HIV and ranked among the top 20 experts in their fields by Expertscape. Congratulations to Drs. Adaora Admiora, Myron Cohen & Joseph Eron! sph.unc.edu/sph-news/exper… @uncglobalhealth Retweeted by UNC Public Health

"Where there is crisis, there is opportunity." During the pandemic, Gillings School alum Jan Lee Santos took on leadership of COVID-19 testing and vaccination for Piedmont Health Services — their health centers serve about 45,000 people in North Carolina. sph.unc.edu/the-pivot-jan-…

There are still many unknowns about the #Omicron variant. "Anyone saying that it definitely transmits better, that it definitely escapes immunity [and] all of those things — they don't know yet. There are assumptions being made," says Dr. @LisaGralinski. wral.com/coronavirus/tr…

Consider a gift to @UNCpublichealth for #GivingTuesday. Giving supports students like Brandon Glover from Western North Carolina. He plans to attend medical school and bring a population-based perspective to his practice, reducing rural health disparities. give.unc.edu/donate?f=44458…

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HPDP researcher @DianneSWard has been recognized as a World Expert in child care research by @Daily_Experts. Read more about how her work helps to improve the health of young children and their caregivers. @uncchwrg @gonapsacc @UNCpublichealth hpdp.unc.edu/2021/11/hpdps-… Retweeted by UNC Public Health

#PublicHealth friends, not sure what to do this weekend (and perhaps needing a break from your family)? If so, I strongly encourage you to take a look at the @UNCpublichealth DrPH program. Still six weeks to the application deadline and no GRE required! sph.unc.edu/hpm/hpm-drph/ Retweeted by UNC Public Health

@ZarainDC This might be our favorite shout-out ever.

We interviewed Christina Perez, MPH candidate in Global Health, about her professional background before Gillings, her MPH practicum, her work as a GRA for Muévete con Apoyo (Move with Support), and why she chose Gillings. ow.ly/WZzU50GVVq7 @UNCpublichealth Retweeted by UNC Public Health

@KatieDMcMillan @WCKitchen @fairfightaction As always, Katie — thank you for your support and your advice!

Public health needs your support. Make a gift to @UNCpublichealth today for #GivingTuesday, and you’ll fund groundbreaking research and education for students who are the future leaders of public health. give.unc.edu/donate?f=44458…

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It will take a few weeks of testing to know for sure whether the #Omicron variant is more transmissible than Delta. In the meantime, experts say ALL vaccinated adults should get a COVID-19 booster shot. wral.com/coronavirus/al…

.@UNCpublichealth, UNC Asheville and the Mountain Area Health Education Center (@MAHECwnc) have partnered to launch a Master of Public Health degree! The concentration in place-based health is offered exclusively in Asheville, NC, on MAHEC’s campus. sph.unc.edu/sph-news/first…

Ethan Phillips was 13 when he first heard the term "suicide contagion." It's the concept that after one person dies by suicide, others in the community may be at higher risk. Now, Ethan is head of the UNC student government's wellness and safety division. npr.org/sections/healt…?

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Dana Crawford

Professor of Population and Quantitative Health Sciences and Associate Director of the Cleveland Institute for Computational Biology, with interest in pharmacogenomics, electronic health records, and diverse populations. Also, an avid foodie!