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Friday

January 31, 2014
12:37 pm

Intersections between health and culture draw Phillips Fellow Mohamud ’15 to Tanzania

In Tanzania during the summer of 2013, Phillips Fellow Asha Mohamud ’15 learned a valuable lesson about perspective.

Friday

October 1, 2010
4:10 pm

Conference at Bates draws experts in African refugee healthcare

From Oct. 15-17, Bates hosts African Refugee Health: Best Practices, a regional conference also sponsored by, and presenting refugee health experts from, St. Mary’s Health System and the Central Maine Medical Family in Lewiston, and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

Monday

September 27, 2010
1:22 pm

Events Schedule: October 2010

Hello from Bates! Here’s a preview of public events at the college in October 2010.

Wednesday

May 5, 2010
10:05 am

Bates students selected to present research on Capitol Hill

Two Bates College seniors were chosen by the Council on Undergraduate Research to present work in Washington, D.C., during the organization’s annual Posters on the Hill event, in April.

Friday

October 16, 2009
2:44 pm

Economist Tefft's research links 'soda tax' to small decrease in adult obesity rates

Bates economist and other colleagues conduct first empirical examination of the effectiveness of soft drink taxes in reducing adult weight.

Sunday

May 24, 2009
12:17 pm

May 14 update on H1N1 (swine flu)

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has confirmed eight H1N1 (swine flu) cases in Maine, with five other cases probable, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention.

Tuesday

May 5, 2009
10:10 am

May 5 update on H1N1 (swine flu)

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control has confirmed one of seven Maine H1N1 (swine flu) cases reported. Up to six more are expected to be confirmed, according to the Maine Center for Disease Control and Prevention. The cases involve two adults in Kennebec County, three adults and one youth in York County, and one youth in Penobscot County.

Tuesday

February 24, 2009
11:12 am

CDC policy analyst Alicia Hunter '94 offers a healthy helping

“Some 300,000 children are affected by the new regulations,” says Alicia Hunter ’94, a senior health policy analyst for the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, part of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta.