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Apr

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Dr. Tanika Eaves is bringing awareness to Black Maternal Health at Fairfield University

Posted by on April 1st, 2024 0 comments Tags: ,

Tanika Eaves, PhD, LCSW, IMH-E®, is a clinical social worker, Assistant Professor of Social Work Program at the Egan School for Nursing and Health Studies at Fairfield University in Fairfield, CT, and an endorsed Infant Mental Health Specialist.  Dr. Eaves has a long history of supporting babies and families over her career, locally and globally,… Read More »

Posted in: Blog, Member Spotlight, Weekly Newsletter

Jan

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Climate Change, Data and Health: Extreme Heat

Posted by on January 22nd, 2024 0 comments Tags: , ,

It may seem strange to talk about extreme heat in the middle of winter, but last week NASA released an analysis that confirmed that 2023 was the warmest year on record (El análisis de la NASA confirma que 2023 fue el año más cálido registrado). This post is part of a semi-regular series looking at… Read More »

Posted in: Data

Sep

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Climate Change, Data and Health: Extreme Weather Events

Posted by on September 15th, 2023 0 comments Tags: , , ,

This post is part of a semi-regular series looking at climate change, data and health. Future posts will cover such topics as extreme heat, vector borne diseases and more. The first post covered the basics of Climate Change, Data and Health. Each post will include information on data sources, how the topic affects health, and… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Jul

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Climate Change, Data and Health

Posted by on July 17th, 2023 0 comments Tags: , ,

This is the first in a new semi-regular series taking on climate change data and health. Future posts will cover such topics as extreme heat, drought and flooding, vector borne diseases and more. Each post will include information on data sources, how does it affect health and adaptation resources. Before digging into specific climate change… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

Apr

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April is National Minority Health Month: Give Your Community A Boost!

Posted by on April 5th, 2022 0 comments Tags:

Each April U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of Minority Health (OMH) organizes National Minority Health Month. Its goal is to highlight the important role individuals and organizations can play in helping to reduce health disparities and improve the health of racial and ethnic minority and American Indian/Alaska Native communities. This year’s… Read More »

Posted in: Blog

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