Kristina Akopyan (MPH ’13) Earns German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship

Kristina Akopyan (MPH ’13) Earns German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) Scholarship

September 14, 2017

Kristina Akopyan (MPH ’13), alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH), has been awarded a scholarship to conduct a research project that aims to facilitate automatization of characteristics measurement in liver imaging in two-point Dixon and Multi-echo Dixon MRI sequencing techniques.

Framework for Professional Nursing Practices: Reaching Nurse Managers from Yerevan Inpatient Healthcare Facilities

Framework for Professional Nursing Practices: Reaching Nurse Managers from Yerevan Inpatient Healthcare Facilities

August 8, 2017

On July 26 and 27, the Nursing in Armenia project of the American University of Armenia’s (AUA) Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development continued its contribution to strengthening the capacity of nurses through a workshop on Promoting Professional Organization of Nursing Practice among nurses in leadership positions in different inpatient healthcare facilities.

Senior Researcher at AUA Speaks on World Lung Cancer Day

Senior Researcher at AUA Speaks on World Lung Cancer Day

August 4, 2017

Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan, Senior Researcher at the Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development (CHSR) within the Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH), was invited to speak at the Surgical Management of Lung Cancer: Modern Management international symposium.

SPH Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development Senior Researcher Arusyak Harutyunyan Discusses How Primary Physicians Can Help in the Fight Against Smoking

SPH Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development Senior Researcher Arusyak Harutyunyan Discusses How Primary Physicians Can Help in the Fight Against Smoking

June 14, 2017

Հայաստանում ծխողների քանակը նվազեցնել կարող է ոչ միայն նոր օրենքների ընդունումը, այլեւ առաջնային օղակի բժիշկների ավելի արդյունավետ աշխատանքը։ Զարգացած մի շարք երկրներում հենց այդ մասնագետներն են իրենց հիվանդներին տեղեկացնում ծխելու վնասի մասին ու հենց նրանք էլ կարող են օգնել հիվանդներին ազատվել ծխախոտային կախվածությունից։

AUA Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health at the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention Conference

AUA Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health at the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention Conference

June 13, 2017

SPH Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development (CHSR) Senior Researcher Arusyak Harutyunyan (MPH ’09), Research Assistants Armine Abrahamyan (MPH ’15), Zaruhi Grigoryan (MPH ’15), and Varduhi Hayrumyan (MPH ’16) were competitively selected to participate and present during the second annual conference of the European Network for Smoking and Tobacco Prevention (ENSP) International Conference on Tobacco Control 2017 in Athens from May 24-26.

World No Tobacco Day 2017

World No Tobacco Day 2017

June 6, 2017

Every year, on May 31, the world celebrates World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) under the auspices of the World Health Organization (WHO) highlighting the health risks associated with tobacco use and advocates for effective policies to reduce tobacco consumption. The theme of this year’s campaign is “Tobacco – a threat to development.”