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School Of Public Health Receives Contract To Provide Mental Health First Aid Training For State’s Youth

ATLANTA–Georgia State University’s School of Public Health has received a five-year, $800,000 contract from the Georgia Department of Education (GaDOE) to coordinate Youth Mental Health First Aid Training (YMHFA ) and other professional development efforts designed to improve services for Georgia’s youth.

The school’s Center for Leadership in Disability… more »

School Of Public Health Receives Grant From Pfizer Inc. To Expand Tobacco Control Efforts In China

ATLANTA–Pfizer Inc. has granted nearly $850,000 to Georgia State University’s School of Public Health to partner with Chinese health officials to expand tobacco control efforts to major cities in China.

The grant will support work with officials to develop policies and programs to protect non-smokers from second-hand smoke, encourage smokers to quit and… more »

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 »

 
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