Tag: Office of Public Health Studies

Benefits and risks of fish consumption provided by new app

Benefits and risks of fish consumption provided by new app

August 25, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Catherine Pirkle developed BeneFISHiary in response to a study on fish consumption and mercury levels in pregnant women in Bermuda.

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Infant mortality in post-earthquake Haiti

Infant mortality in post-earthquake Haiti

August 12, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa researchers find more needs to be done to assist displaced families living in camps as a result of natural disasters.

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Mercury exposure management in northern Canadian communities

Mercury exposure management in northern Canadian communities

July 20, 2016  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Catherine Pirkle publishes a guide on mercury levels in food for health care providers.

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New book focuses on healthier core behavior changes

New book focuses on healthier core behavior changes

January 14, 2014  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Claudio Nigg leads a team of experts to publish Behavioral Aspects of Physical Activity and Exercise.

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Community health literacy impacts personal health status

Community health literacy impacts personal health status

October 22, 2013  |  Comments
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A recent study led by UH Mānoa professor Tetine Sentell reveals low health literacy associated with poor health in Hawaiʻi communities.

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UH Manoa becomes founding member of national public health association

UH Manoa becomes founding member of national public health association

August 7, 2013  |  Comments
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UH Mānoa’s Office of Public Health Studies signed on as a founding member of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health.

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Census Bureau names Maile Taualii to national committee

Census Bureau names Maile Taualii to national committee

July 12, 2013  |  Comments
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The U.S. Census Bureau named UH Mānoa Assistant Professor Maile Taualii as a member of the National Advisory Committee on Racial, Ethnic and Other Populations.

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