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SGA President talks student support

Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine Student Government Association President Sarah Donahue has learned a lot in the past year, and not all of her education has been in the classroom. Through her work with the executive … Continue reading

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Alumni Notes Spring/Summer 2014

HARMONY R. ALLISON, MD (MCH MPH ’97) is an associate professor of medicine at Tufts Medical Center in Boston, Mass., where she lives with her husband and 3-year-old daughter. She fondly remembers her Peace Corps service in Burkina Faso, West Africa, … Continue reading

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Many Roads Lead to the DRC for Tulane Alumni

With roots that go back 20 years and includes a connection to the Kinshasa School of Public Health, Tulane has long and extensive ties with the DRC. This close connection-a network often jokingly referred to as the “Tulane Mafia”-is evident in the number of alumni … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business: Family Planning in the DRC

To even a casual observer, the problems of rapid population growth are painfully evident in Kinshasa, a teeming city of 10 million and the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). The effects of ravaging poverty and poor … Continue reading

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Student lands high-profile health policy fellowship

KT Kramer will graduate from Tulane University in May with not one, but two professional degrees: a master of health administration and a juris doctorate. Both will come in handy during the next stage of her career as one of … Continue reading

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Alumnus named CEO of New Orleans East Hospital

The view from his office window of the hospital construction site serves as a daily reminder of the work that lies ahead. For Mario Garner, a Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine alumnus and the new CEO of … Continue reading

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Alum’s award is out of this world

In October, alumnus Bernard H. Eichold, II, (center, holding plaque) received the Exceptional Public Achievement Medal from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) for his work with the NASA DEVELOP Program, a nationwide internship program designed to foster an … Continue reading

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Alumni at the helm

An education from Tulane’s School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine can take you from the classroom to almost anywhere around the world. Sometimes, it brings you back to the classroom. And sometimes, you end up not only leading the … Continue reading

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Alumni Notes

MARIA DEL CARMEN ALAMO (CHS MPH’84) owns and operates Salud Consulting, Inc., helping food and nutrition corporations and educational organizations develop strategic initiatives to serve and reach the Hispanic market. Her expertise in food, health, nutrition, and marketing allows her … Continue reading

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Alumni Funds Help Build High-Tech Lab

When you walk into the new SPHTM multi-function lab, it doesn’t immediately look much different from any other school computer lab. But take a look at the access grid or participate in a video conference, and you begin to see … Continue reading

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