Georgia State Researchers Get Grant to Study What Helps, Hinders Post-Disaster School Recovery

ATLANTA–Georgia State University researchers have received a grant from the National Science Foundation to study how schools can recover and return to operations faster following natural disasters.

Dr. Betty Lai, assistant professor of epidemiology and biostatistics at the School of Public Health, and Dr. Ann-Margaret Esnard, professor of public management and policy at the… more »

Free E-Book to Support Anti-Smoking Fight Released by Georgia State School of Public Health

ATLANTA—A free electronic book to assist researchers, practitioners, advocates, students and others interested in working to end smoking, one of the leading causes of death and disease globally, has been released by the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

Dr. Michael Eriksen, dean of the School of Public Health, is the… more »

Georgia State University to Offer Bachelor of Science Degree in Public Health Starting in Fall 2016

ATLANTA—Georgia State University will offer a new bachelor of science degree in public health with an emphasis on urban and global health issues.

The degree was approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia at its May 10 meeting. The degree program is scheduled to accept degree-seeking students in… more »