Tag Archives: GHSD

Medicine, Public Health, and Analytics

Google boasts that it can use online search patterns to predict an influenza outbreak before CDC surveillance picks it up. Researchers at the Health Systems Analytics Research Center (HSARC) push beyond Google and see the potential for large health datasets … 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

Posted in Spring/Summer 2014 | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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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Service Learning Beyond the Great Wall

Six Tulane undergraduate students combined the classroom with world travel and service last summer, learning firsthand about global health while providing support in several Chinese health centers. This is the fifth year the Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical … Continue reading

Posted in Fall/Winter 2011 | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Introducing…Global Health Systems and Development

Health Systems Management and International Health and Development Join Forces As part of an initiative to further globalize the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, the departments of Health Systems Management and International Health and Development will unite to … Continue reading

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