Katie Mott was interviewed on local station NPR due to her latest research brief on food access in Syracuse. Continue Reading
Shannon Monnat, Lerner Chair for Public Health Promotion and Associate Professor of Sociology, was recently presented with a Thought Leadership Award from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation New Connections Program (http://rwjf-newconnections.org/). This award is intended to recognize a scholar who has made outstanding accomplishments in research outreach and communications. Dr. Monnat was recognized for her substantial activities in translating research to public and policy audiences, including through public research briefs, op-eds, media communications, public presentations, and congressional briefings.
Opioids are the substances directly killing people, but they are a symptom of much larger social and economic problems facing the hardest hit communities. Continue Reading