Monthly Archives: December 2015

Tulane University awarded $6.6 million to study long-term impact of Hurricane Katrina

THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH awarded a $6.7 million grant to Tulane University to support a multi-university network of researchers studying the lasting health, demographic, and socioeconomic impacts of Hurricane Katrina on New Orleans and the broader region. Researchers will … Continue reading

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New Orleans no longer a supermarket ghost town

NEARLY 10 YEARS AFTER Hurricane Katrina, the number of grocery stores in New Orleans has recovered to pre-Katrina levels citywide and access has improved in predominantly African-American neighborhoods, according to research from the Tulane Prevention Research Center published in the … Continue reading

Posted in Fall/Winter 2015 | Leave a comment