World Sight Day is an annual day of awareness held on the second Thursday of October. The theme of this year’s campaign was “Make Vision Count.”
Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan speaks on Armenian Public Radio’s morning program, as well as Shant TV’s evening news program.
Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development Receives Funding from U.S. National Institutes of HealthOctober 4, 2017
The Zvart Avedisian Onanian Center for Health Services Research and Development (CHSR) of the Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH) is pleased to share that they have received a 5-year award from the U.S. National Institutes of Health (NIH)’s Fogarty International Center (FIC), partnering with Emory University researchers Carla J. Berg, PhD, and Michelle C. Kegler, DrPh, both from the Rollins School of Public Health and Winship Cancer Institute.
From June to September 2017, the Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology (Meghrigian Institute) of the Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH) implemented a comprehensive eye screening program among socially disadvantaged children, the elderly and disabled adults living in Shirak and Lori regions.
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Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan (MPH ‘09) Participates in Tobacco Control Leadership Program Organized by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public HealthSeptember 27, 2017
From September 3-9, American University of Armenia (AUA) Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH) Senior Researcher Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan (MPH ‘09) participated in the 2017 European Regional Tobacco Control Leadership Program hosted by Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health (JHSPH) in Kiev, Ukraine, for which she was nominated and competitively selected.
On September 22, 2017, the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Gerald and Patricia Turpanjian School of Public Health (SPH) organized a public health seminar on “Innovation in Quality and Safety” featuring Professor the Lord Ara Darzi of Denham. AUA President Armen Der Kiureghian and SPH Dean Varduhi Petrosyan introduced Professor Darzi.
The American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) is proud to share that Dr. Nara Melikyan, a current Master of Public Health student, has been selected to join Epicentre as the Operational Research Coordinator for the endTB observational study.
AUA Senior Researcher Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan Speaks about the Effectiveness of Human Papillomavirus VaccinationSeptember 21, 2017
[civilnet.am] “The effectiveness of quadrivalent vaccine has been proven through several researches. The vaccine is able to minimize pre cancer diseases. It has also been proven that once the pre cancer phase is prevented, the disease will not enter the next phase,” mentions Dr. Arusyak Harutyunyan.
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.