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Samantha Menard

Brookline health inspector Samantha Menard has been on the job for about three years, adapting to an often changing local public health role.

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Yo Soy Primero Culebrense

The environmental and social impacts of the US military, hurricanes and tourism on Culebra, a Puerto Rican archipelago, are lasting.

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The Tempe First-Responder Opioid Recovery Project

The Tempe First-Responder Opioid Recovery Project is a police, social service, and researcher collaborative response to the opioid crisis.

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María Neira, Phuoc Le, Olakunle Alonge, and Helena Legido-Quigley

Public Health Post sat down with Dr. Maria Neira, Director of Public Health, Environment and Social Determinants of Health at the World Health Organization, Dr. Phuoc Le, Assistant Professor at UC Berkeley School of Public Health, Dr. Olakunle Alonge, Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and Helena Legido-Quigley, Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Migration and Health and Associate Professor at Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, to talk about global health and the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Albeliz Santiago-Colón

On the 20th Anniversary of 9/11, Public Health Post sat down with Albeliz Santiago-Colón, a researcher with the World Trade Center Health Program, to learn about the health impacts on survivors and responders of the attacks.

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Roberto Santamaria

Roberto Santamaria is Nantucket’s director of health and human services, a 2011 BUSPH graduate and a newly commissioned member of the first Ready Reserve Corps class, a part of the U.S. Public Health Service.

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Tastes of Tobacco

San Francisco’s flavor ban policy may have inadvertently encouraged traditional cigarette use as a substitution for vape pens and e-cigarettes.

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Superfund Siblings

Researchers compared outcomes between siblings conceived before or during Superfund cleanup to those who were conceived after cleanup was finished.

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Too Hot to Learn

Overheated classrooms negatively impact standardized test scores, and were worse for Black and Hispanic students than white students.

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