Health Sciences

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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AUA Leads International Experts on Trip to Mining Towns of Aghtala and Alaverdi

On April 25, the American University of Armenia led a group of international experts on a scientific trip to examine local conditions and environmental concerns in two heavily polluted mining communities in northern Armenia.
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International Conference to Tackle Mining’s Impact on Environment and Health in Armenia

The American University of Armenia is organizing an international scientific symposium on April 22-23 focused on exploring the occupational and environmental health issues around mining and construction in transition economies such as Armenia.
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AUA Study: Mining in Armenia Creates Poverty, Income Inequality

Mining contributed to economic growth in Armenia between 2004-2010 while simultaneously creating income inequality and poverty. This is according to a recent study by the AUA Acopian Center for the Environment conducted in cooperation with the AUA College...
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