Winter 2017
Social Justice, Human Rights and Health for All
Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Dr. Hala Madanat, director of the Graduate School of Public Health at San Diego State University, was named the 2017 Honored Alumnus for the BYU Health Science Department..
Recent Graduate Fernanda Werneck Honored
Thursday, April 20, 2017

For many years, the L’Oréal UNESCO For Women in Science programme has recognized the importance of highlighting and supporting the achievements of younger women who are in the early stages of their scientific careers, in addition to honoring distinguished women scientists
Congratulations to Jamie Jensen
Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Jamie Jensen who has been invited to be the guest speaker at a free public panel discussion at the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History
BYU MPH Students Win $10,000 in App Building Competition
Monday, April 03, 2017

MPH students Kate Strickling and Jessica Wilkinson won the Games 4 Health competition at the University of Utah...
Life Sciences Undergraduate Research Poster Competition
Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Thank you to all of those who participated in our Life Sciences Undergraduate Research Poster Competition and congratulations to the winning posters!
BYU Wins Team Honors at Collegiate Landscape Competition
Monday, March 27, 2017

The BYU Landscape team won first place at the National Collegiate Landscape Competition!
Salad Bars in Public Schools: How to get Kids to Use Them
Friday, March 10, 2017

Salad bars are showing up in public schools across the country. Now a Brigham Young University researcher is trying to nail down how to get kids to eat from them.
Hey students, when is the last time you had a real meal?
Monday, January 30, 2017

To starving students, a meal is just about anything they can get their hands on that staves off hunger for a few hours
Declining US Life Expectancy Ranking
Thursday, January 12, 2017

In a recently published paper, Dr. Gordon Lindsay along with professors Merrill, Thackeray, and Sloan revealed that the public is largely unaware of the United States’ lower life expectancy ranking compared to other...
Chirp, chirp, chirp...crickets coming to a protein bar near you?
Tuesday, January 10, 2017

Is cricket the new white meat? BYU food scientist studies edible insects