The Elton John AIDS Foundation Awards Grant To School Of Public Health For Expanded Peer Training

ATLANTA–The Elton John AIDS Foundation has awarded the School of Public Health at Georgia State University a $50,000 grant to expand a program that trains peer guides to work with high-risk populations in metro Atlanta affected by HIV/AIDS.

The new funding will prioritize recruiting transgender women to take part in 10 weeks of classroom training… more »

What Was The “Paleo Diet”? Researchers Suggest There Was More Than One Way To Feed A Caveman

Posted On December 16, 2014
Categories Campus News, Discovery Tags

ATLANTA—The Paleolithic diet, or caveman diet, a weight-loss craze in which people emulate the diet of plants and animals eaten by early humans during the Stone Age, gives modern calorie-counters great freedom because those ancestral diets likely differed substantially over time and space, according to researchers at Georgia State University and Kent State University.

Their… more »

Georgia State U’s Byrdine F. Lewis School Of Nursing Will Offer Master’s Degree In Occupational Therapy

ATLANTA–Georgia State University has received Board of Regents approval to offer the Master of Occupational Therapy degree, the entry-level degree required for occupational therapy, making it the first public college or university in Atlanta and third in Georgia to offer an occupational therapy degree.

Beginning fall 2015, Georgia State’s Byrdine F. Lewis School of Nursing… more »