January 11, 2021
Stephanie Villella, UToledo graduate student pursuing a master’s degree in public health, discusses her experience as a contact tracer in northwest Ohio during the coronavirus pandemic. Read: Contact tracers track down the virus, urge Lucas Co. residents to answer calls
January 7, 2021
Dr. Celia Williamson, Distinguished University Professor of Social Work and Director of the Human Trafficking and Social Justice Institute, will present at the Ohio Attorney General’s 2021 Human Trafficking Summit. Read: AG’s human trafficking summit to be held on Thursday
December 27, 2020
Dr. Timothy Jordan, professor of public health, discusses how COVID-19 highlights racial disparity in end-of-life planning. Read: Are you prepared? Virus highlights need for health, end-of-life planning
December 23, 2020
Ashleigh Konopka earned her master’s degree in public health from UToledo last spring and graduated in December with a master of science in occupational health.
December 15, 2020
Victoria Simpson works for the Toledo-Lucas County Health Department and received her master’s degree in public health from UToledo on Dec. 6.
November 24, 2020
Dr. Jennifer Peterson, assistant professor in the School of Exercise and Rehabilitation Sciences, passes Academic House during her daily short walk around the UToledo campus on Monday, Nov. 23, in the golden afternoon light.
November 20, 2020
Dr. Brian Fink, UToledo public health expert, discusses Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s decision to impose a 10 p.m. curfew to help stop the spread of COVID-19. Read: Curfew order relief for hospitality, confusing to public health
November 18, 2020
Dr. Brian Fink, UToledo public health expert, said it would take until December to see whether Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s curfew is reducing the number of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, and even then it might not be clear. Read: Ohio governor orders 3-week curfew to slow virus’ spread
November 13, 2020
With COVID-19-related deaths on the rise, UToledo researchers say advance care planning has never been more urgent — particularly in minority communities.
November 12, 2020
As a healthcare administrator, Beyer will “manage, lead and administer” healthcare organizations such as hospitals and healthcare systems and health insurance companies.