Practice Results

    • Village health post in Debre Birhan, an industrializing rural region north of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

      Research Abroad: Understanding Local Contexts and Advocating for Change

      Public health research often requires working across cultural and national borders to serve vulnerable populations around the world. How can we prepare for that work and demonstrate cultural understanding at its best? Read more

    • Provost Martin Philbert, facilities manager Jim Kennedy, and mechanical engineer lead Andrew Cieslinski

      School of Public Health Takes First Place in Statewide Energy Competition

      The University of Michigan is committed to reducing its carbon footprint by 25 percent by 2025. The School of Public Health reduced energy consumption by over 34 percent in 2017, leading to an invitation to the Michigan Battle of the Buildings. Read more

    • Kids and Guns Statistics 3

      Kids and Guns: Geography, Race, and Policy

      In May, Zimmerman and Carter presented “Kids and Guns: Prevention Strategies,” a community conversation in Dexter, Michigan, to help local residents understand the risks associated with youth exposure to firearms and strategies for mitigating those risks. Read more

    • Infographic: 90 percent of accidental firearm deaths occur at home; 3 out of 4 children knew where there firearms were in their homes

      Kids and Guns: Access to Firearms

      In May, Zimmerman and Carter presented “Kids and Guns: Prevention Strategies,” a community conversation in Dexter, Michigan, to help local residents understand the risks associated with youth exposure to firearms and strategies for mitigating those risks. Read more

    • Kids and Guns Statistics 1

      Kids and Guns: Safety First

      In May, researchers Marc Zimmerman and Patrick Carter presented “Kids and Guns: Prevention Strategies,” a community conversation in Dexter, Michigan, to help local residents understand the risks associated with youth exposure to firearms and strategies for mitigating those risks. Read more