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Community Engagement News Public Health Research

Medical mistrust, misinformation factor into Latino vaccine hesitancy

Lack of trusted medical sources, traumatic past experiences with medical care and widespread misinformation have contributed to COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among Latino communities.

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Faculty and Staff Features Public Health

Alumna combines passions to create healthy futures

Get to know Ashley Vaughn, the College of Public Health and Human Sciences’ newest public health instructor.

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Features Public Health Students

Commencement 2021: Maddie Fuhrman

Maddie is an undergraduate student studying public health and will celebrate her graduation this spring. In fall 2021, she will start a Master of Science in Nursing program at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Alumni Health Tips Public Health

Isolate the problem

CPHHS faculty, students and alumni addressed how COVID-19 has made isolation and health disparities even worse for Latinx communities

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Features Public Health Students

Public health in action

When OSU’s TRACE-COVID-19 study was preparing to launch, the research team and its community partners knew they needed to be able to respond to questions and concerns from study participants and the public. A call center was needed, but how could one be created in such a short time? CPHHS Dean F. Javier Nieto, a […]

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Alumni News Public Health Research

OSU study shows grange a ‘natural partner’ for expanding public health outreach, access

It’s this overlooked source that’s been there this whole time. They’ve been in the community for more than a hundred years.