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Apply by December 8 for Scholarships for Spring 2018

Applications are now being accepted for the CHHS Distinguished Scholar Award, Chesterbrook Residences Scholarship, CVS Health Foundation Scholarship, and Karen Theresa Valle Memorial Scholarship. Apply now

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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.

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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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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.

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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.

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A Decline in Physical Activity Increases the Risk for Sleep Disorders

Dr. Jeffrey Herrick and his research team completed a 10-year analysis that found the effect to be especially apparent among men. Read more.