Published: Jun 2nd, 2015
In a study of older adults who completed cognitive tasks while cycling on a stationary bike, Dr. Lori Altmann and fellow researchers found that participants’ cycling speed improved with no cost to their cognitive performance.
Published: May 22nd, 2015
Dr. Christopher Spankovich and colleagues found a healthy diet may play a part in preventing hearing loss.
Published: May 18th, 2015
The College of Public Health and Health Professions celebrated outstanding students and graduates at the annual convocation ceremony May 2.
Published: May 12th, 2015
Dr. Nittrouer, a leading authority on language acquisition, has been appointed chair of the PHHP department of speech, language, and hearing sciences.
Published: Apr 21st, 2015
Dr. Cynthia Johnson and colleagues found the program reduced serious behavior problems by nearly 70 percent.
Published: Apr 14th, 2015
More than 100 students presented research at the College of Public Health and Health Professions’ 28th annual Research Day.
Published: Apr 13th, 2015
Dr. Smith, an internationally recognized neuropsychologist and dementia researcher, has been named the Elizabeth Faulk Professor and chair of the PHHP department of clinical and health psychology.
Published: Apr 9th, 2015
Dr. John Lednicky and fellow researchers have discovered a mutation in the influenza virus that allowed it to infect patients’ lower respiratory tracts, causing more severe illness.
Published: Apr 6th, 2015
Researchers led by Dr. Tracey Barnett found that 12 percent of high school students reported trying e-cigarettes, up from 8 percent the previous year.
Published: Apr 2nd, 2015
Dr. Ira Longini and colleagues outline three methods for deploying vaccine trials in emergency situations.