In December 2014, the Garo Meghrigian Institute for Preventive Ophthalmology (Meghrigian Institute) of the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s School of Public Health concludes the project “Visual Impairment and Vision – Related Quality of Life Among Patients with Cataract Surgery in Sevan Regional Ophthalmic Unit, Gegharkunik Marz.”
YEREVAN, Armenia – This past year, the American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health (SPH) gave 10 different research presentations at various scientific conferences worldwide. The increased conference participation from SPH faculty and researchers promotes international recognition of AUA in public health and health services research.
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Center for Responsible Mining has launched a new project called the Mining Legislation Reform Initiative (MLRI), which is made possible through founding support from the Tufenkian Foundation.
YEREVAN, Armenia – Valentina Gevorgyan, Research Assistant at the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) has received an Open Society Foundations Policy Research Fellowship Initiative Grant to conduct her research project entitled, “Eastern Partnership Civil Society Forum Revisited.”
School of Public Health Publishes Study on Underlying Dimensions of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder among the Post-Earthquake Psychopathological Investigation Study CohortNovember 11, 2014
YEREVAN, Armenia – The American University of Armenia (AUA) School of Public Health recently published a study on the underlying dimensions of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) among the post-earthquake psychopathological investigation study cohort.
LA CRESCENTA, California – On November 9, 2014, Dr. Haroutune Armenian, President Emeritus of the American University of Armenia (AUA) and Chair of AUA’s Turpanjian Rural Development Program (AUA-TRDP) was a guest speaker on the subject of “AUA’s Turpanjian Rural Development Program in Armenia: Lessons Learned” at the Crescenta Valley Armenian Apostolic Church in LaCrescenta, California. His presentation discussed the objectives, accomplishments, and insights of the program.
AUA MPH Alumna Publishes Her Master Project in Internationally Ranked Peer-Reviewed Journal Health Care for Women InternationalOctober 16, 2014
AUA MPH Alumna Ruzanna Grigoryan, MD, MPH (2007), has published her master’s project exploring the reasons for Armenian women’s high satisfaction with objectively poor quality childbirth services in the internationally ranked peer-reviewed academic journal Health Care for Women International.
TCPA Presents Research at 20th Annual Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference in Sheffield, UKOctober 13, 2014
Yerevan, Armenia – The American University of Armenia Turpanjian Center for Policy Analysis (TCPA) presented its study on volunteering in Armenia at the 20th Annual Voluntary Sector and Volunteering Research Conference held in Sheffield, United Kingdom from September 10th-11th.
AUA Professor and Jean Monnet Chair of European Studies Publishes Article Examining EU Policy in the South CaucasusJuly 11, 2013
Assistant Professor in the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s Political Science and International Affairs (PSIA) Program and Jean Monnet Chair
The AUA School of Public Health and the AUA Acopian Center for the Environment have partnered with two Armenian governmental ministries to develop an inventory of toxic waste sites in Armenia.