Public Health

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Protecting Young Children from Tobacco Smoke Exposure: AUA SPH Publishes Article in the Most-Cited Pediatric Journal

YEREVAN, Armenia – A team of researchers from the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (AUA SPH), in conjunction with the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health (Dr. Francis Stillman), recently published an...
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AUA SPH’s Meghrigian Institute Reduces Avoidable Blindness and Visual Impairment in Shahumian Region of Artsakh

SHAHUMIAN, Artsakh - In October 2013, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology (Meghrigian Institute) of the AUA School of Public Health (AUA SPH) completed a project aimed at reducing the incidence...
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AUA MPH Alumna Publishes in “Healthcare in Low-resource Settings” Journal

YEREVAN, Armenia – An alumna of the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) recently published an article in the journal Healthcare in Low-resource Settings that was based on her thesis project as an AUA Master of Public Health...
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AUA School of Public Health Publishes Findings from Cohort Study of Survivors of 1988 Spitak Earthquake

YEREVAN – A paper based on a study conducted by the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s School of Public Health (SPH) on survivors of the 1988 Spitak earthquake was recently published in the International Journal for Equity in Health.
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AUA SPH’s Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology Strengthens Ophthalmic Care in Gegharkunik Marz

GEGHARKUNIK – To celebrate World Sight Day on October 10, 2013, the Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology donated ophthalmic equipment to ophthalmic offices of the polyclinics and health centers of five towns in Gegharkunik marz and...
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AUA MPH Alumna Earns Open Society Foundations Oxford Scholarship

YEREVAN – American University of Armenia (AUA) alumna Ani Movsisyan, who graduated in 2013 with a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree, has been admitted to the Master of Science Program in Evidence-Based Social Intervention, in the Department of Social...
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AUA School of Public Health Teams up with the Armenian Volunteer Corps for World No Tobacco Day

On the occasion of World No Tobacco Day, the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) partnered with the Armenian Volunteer Corps (AVC) to present research on this year’s theme, “Ban Tobacco Advertising, Promotion, and Sponsorship.”
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