Topic: School of Public Health

Former CDC Marketing Director to Lead New Center for Health Communication

March 19, 2014

Jay M. Bernhardt, former director of the National Center for Health Marketing at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has been named founding director of The University of Texas at Austin Moody College of Communication's new Center for Health Communication.

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Health Behavior and Health Education Professors Receive Grant for Tobacco Use and Marketing Research

Sept. 19, 2013

AUSTIN, Texas  Two University of Texas at Austin College of Education professors are among several scholars nationwide to receive funding from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study trends in young people's tobacco use and the extent to which targeted marketing is contributing to an increase in use.

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Undergraduates study H1N1 at U.S.-Mexico border

April 15, 2010

Microbiology undergraduates Sami Miller and Kelly Broussard traveled to Brownsville to research tuberculosis alongside the world's foremost disease detectives, Joseph McCormick and Susan Fisher-Hoch.

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Swine flu crusaders

April 8, 2010
Kelly Broussard (front) and Sami Miller (back)

When Sami Miller and Kelly Broussard decided to head down to the border last summer, they didn't expect to end up in the middle of the global swine flu pandemic.

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