Georgia State, Center for Child Advocacy Get $1.5 Million Grant

Posted On October 23, 2012 by Jeremy Craig

ATLANTA – The Georgia Center for Child Advocacy is partnering with Georgia State University after receiving a four-year, $1.5 million grant from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services to establish a program that will work to aid the mental health of youth victimized by commercial sexual exploitation.

Kelly Kinnish, clinical director of the… more »

Risk Factors in Hospital Readmissions Among General Surgery Patients Identified in Study

ATLANTA – Identifying risk factors in hospital readmissions could help improve patient care and hospital bottom lines, according to a study recently completed by Georgia State University’s Experimental Economics Center and a team from the Emory University School of Medicine.

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Georgia State Neuroscientist Gets $1.3 Million to Study Human Body’s Internal Clock

Posted On October 22, 2012 by Jeremy Craig

ATLANTA – Georgia State University’s H. Elliott Albers, Regents’ Professor of Neuroscience and director of the Center for Behavioral Neuroscience, has received a four-year, $1.3 million grant from the National Institutes of Health to study how the body’s internal clock is “reset,” a key to understanding more about sleep and other disorders affecting human health.

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