- Fox 5 DC (video): Dr. Amira Roess comments on the rise of coronavirus cases among young students returning to school.March 30, 2021Northern Virginia school districts navigating dozens of positive COVID-19 cases.
- March 30, 2021Declining fertility rates could threaten human race, health officials say. (Bloom starts at the 35-second mark)
- Science Daily: Discusses CHHS study led by Dr. Matthew Rossheim finding a clear trend of supersized alcopop consumption among underage drinkers.March 30, 2021Nearly half of poison control calls for supersized alcopops involve underage drinkers.
- March 30, 2021Are Casinos Safe During the Pandemic? I Went to Several to Find Out.
- March 29, 2021Are Casinos Safe During the Pandemic? I Went to Several to Find Out.
- Five College of Health and Human Services Graduate Programs Rank in the Top 100 According to US News & World ReportMarch 29, 2021The College of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce that five of the College’s graduate programs are ranked within the top 100 of their discipline, as recognized in the most recent U.S. News & World Report rankings of graduate programs. Two programs, the Master of Health Administration (MHA) and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN), rank within the top 50 in their respective discipline and two programs – the Master of Public Health (MPH) and the MSN rose in their respective rankings by more than 20 percent.
- March 26, 2021Caprecia Miller, a Master of Social Work student, wanted to take action to address issues of systemic racism and police brutality. Her work in voter outreach gained national recognition. In March 2021, she received the CRISP Student of the Year Award.
- 1,000 Children: Study of Children’s Long-Term Health and Development Celebrates Major Milestone at CHHSMarch 26, 2021How do environmental factors such as the COVID-19 pandemic, air pollution, chemical exposures, social, genetic, and neighborhood exposures influence obesity and asthma rates? The College is exploring this question as it collaborates in the ECHO program, a seven-year initiative funded by the National Institutes of Health.
- The Medical News: Discusses CHHS study led by Dr. Matthew Rossheim finding a clear trend of supersized alcopop consumption among underage drinkers.March 26, 2021New data shows a clear trend of supersized alcopop consumption among underage drinkers.
- The Medical News: Discusses CHHS study led by Dr. Janusz Wojtusiak that tracks movement and symptoms during the coronavirus pandemic.March 26, 2021Researchers track movements and symptoms during COVID-19 pandemic.
- Psychiatry Online: Dr. Alison Cuellar and former Mason official William A. Hazel, Jr. write a piece about transforming behavioral health.March 26, 2021Transforming Behavioral Health Care in Virginia
- March 25, 2021Join CHHS as we work to ensure that every CHHS student is able to continue their pursuit of a health career despite financial emergencies. Make your gift today and support CHHS students in need.
CHHS in the Media
- Fox 5 DC (video): Dr. Amira Roess comments on the rise of coronavirus cases among young students returning to school.March 30, 2021
- March 30, 2021
- Science Daily: Discusses CHHS study led by Dr. Matthew Rossheim finding a clear trend of supersized alcopop consumption among underage drinkers.March 30, 2021
- March 30, 2021
- March 29, 2021
CHHS In the George
- The Hill: Dr. Alison E. Cuellar writes opinion piece about reimagining post-COVID telehealth in medicine.March 24, 2021
- March 10, 2021
- WAVY-TV10 (local NBC affiliate in Portsmouth, VA): A study in which Mason researchers participated is cited in a story about the impact of the coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Amira Roess is quoted. Also on WFXR-TV (local Fox affiliate in Roanoke, VA).March 3, 2021
- Virginia First Lady Pamela Northam Visits COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic to Thank Front-Line Early Childhood Educators and Clinic OrganizersFebruary 23, 2021
- National Public Radio (Weekend Edition Sunday): Dr. Sapna Batheja discusses nutrition and the coronavirus pandemic. Also in Spokane Public Radio and other public radio news outlets.February 10, 2021