The Indiana University School of Public Health-Bloomington and partners recently hosted the inaugural “Rising Stars in Health Sciences Symposium.” The symposium, which focused on networking, science, mentoring, and career development, was tailored to underrepresented minority (URM) scholars who are in the early stages of their careers, including advanced Ph.D. students, post-doctoral fellows, and early-career faculty…. Read more »
Conferences & Meetings
Dr. Joanna Shimek from the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington has been selected to present at the 20th Annual Midwest Conference on the Scholarship of Teaching and Learning (SoTL). Her presentation is titled Assessing Student Learning – Traditional Classroom vs. Online.
Staff from the Indiana Prevention Resource Center (IPRC) recently met with Eunan McKinney, Head of Communications and Advocacy with Alcohol Action Ireland, to share best practices on alcohol and other substance abuse issues. The IPRC shared its successes in educating the public and reducing substance abuse. Numerous endeavors have played a key role, including school-based… Read more »
The public health conference provides a forum in which people from diverse perspectives can work together to achieve a shared goal of addressing Indiana’s most pressing public health issues. The theme for the 2018 conference is harm reduction, a set of practical strategies and ideas aimed at reducing negative consequences associated with drug use. Harm reduction… Read more »