Peterson Hall

We've moved in!

CHHS faculty and staff have moved into Peterson Family Health Sciences Hall. Check out the floor-by-floor layout. Office room numbers have also been updated in the faculty/staff directory

3 dimensions of sexual orientation

New Study Links Women's Sexual Orientation to Unhappiness About Birth

A new study by Dr. Lisa Lindley and colleagues examined consistency across sexual identity, sexual attraction, and sexual behavior as it relates to happiness about a birth. Read more

Title IV-E Fall 2017 class

Apply Now for the Title IV-E Child Welfare Stipend Program

Mason BSW and MSW students can apply by January 31, 2018 to be the next group of students to receive a $10,000 stipend and extensive training in child welfare.

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Mason Students Discuss Public Health Implications of DACA

Mason students in the Social Determinants of Health course have been studying the public health implications associated with immigration and deportation. Read more.

research team doing tick surveillance

One Health Researchers Identify Hot Spots of Tick-Borne Diseases in Mongolia

Dr. Michael von Fricken and colleagues explored the interaction between nomadic herders, the livestock they own, and the tick-borne diseases they are exposed to. Read more.

air pollution

Air Pollution May be Responsible for One-Third of All U.S. Stillbirths

A new study by Dr. Anna Pollack and colleagues found that the risk for stillbirth was increased after both acute and chronic exposure. Read more.