- July 6, 2023
Social isolation among U.S. adults aged 65 and older increases the risk of smoking and premature death.
- May 19, 2023
Professor Panagiota (Yiota) Kitsantas found that pregnant women referred to treatment for cannabis use disorder by the justice system, health care providers, or trusted community sources were more likely to complete it.
- Anti-smoking campaigns on Facebook that discuss the risks of second-hand smoking on pets receive the most user engagementApril 6, 2023
An interprofessional Mason research team led by Associate Professor Hong Xue used machine learning and social media data in the first large-scale study to analyze factors that influence effective antismoking campaigns and user engagement.
- April 10, 2023
Health informatics is one of the fastest-growing and in-demand health care career fields. The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) predicts the demand for health information technologists, and other health informatics-related positions, will grow faster than the national average over the next 10 years. To put it simply, employment prospects are high.
- Dr. Alison Evans Cuellar announced as Interim Associate Dean of Research at George Mason University College of Public HealthMarch 15, 2023
Leading health policy researcher to advance the research function in the College
- April 19, 2023
HAP preceptors from Inova Mount Vernon Roberta Tinch and Stacey Schaab highlight why Mason real-world experience is irreplaceable for students
- Mason’s Health and Public Safety Workforce Resiliency Training Program helps health care workers prioritize their mental healthMarch 13, 2023
Debora Goldberg, associate professor in Mason’s College of Public Health, leads the program made possible by a Health Resources and Services Administration cooperative agreement.
- Health Administration and Policy faculty appointed to two Virginia state-wide initiatives focused on well-being for health care professionalsMarch 13, 2023
Debora Goldberg, associate professor in Mason’s College of Public Health, is a leading expert on resiliency and well-being in the health care workforce.
- February 15, 2023
Gilbert Gimm, associate professor in the Department of Health Administration and Policy, to serve as treasurer on the state public health association board.
- January 30, 2023
Researchers led by Professors Farrokh Alemi and Janusz Wojtusiak found that computerized symptom screenings can supplement at-home COVID-19 tests to better confirm the diagnosis for patients and clinicians.