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    Denver Post: Colorado Latinos grapple with increased risk of coronavirus infections

    Apr 25, 2020
    Lisa DeCamp, an associate professor in the Latino Research and Policy Center, was interviewed by the Denver Post about inequities in rates of coronavirus.
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    Latino Research & Policy Center: Taking education, prevention to the community

    Dec 2, 2019 by Colorado School of Public Health
    The work of the Latino Research and Policy Center on Colfax Avenue was recently featured in the CU Foundation's Annual Impact Report. Their multi-media story​ highlights the efforts of LRPC Director Fernando Holguin and Assistant Professor Ellison Carter (Environmental and Occupational Health @ CSU).
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    Celebrating our students

    May 15, 2019 by Colorado School of Public Health
    The Latino Research Policy Center celebrated the completion of the first cohort of Latino Health Certificate and Latino Health Course students. The students presented their work from a year-long mentored project. The projects ranged from protocol development of a home-based blood pressure monitoring intervention to analysis of qualitative research on immigrant young women and their reproductive health practices.
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    The story of Denver's Auraria Campus and its history in displacement

    Nov 5, 2018 by Colorado School of Public Health
    In the ’60s, Denver decided to replace this community with the Auraria campus. Here’s what it lost.
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    ColoradoSPH Latino Health center director a leading asthma specialist for UCHealth

    Oct 12, 2017 by Colorado School of Public Health
    Associate Professor of Epidimiology and Director of the Latino Research & Policy Center at the Colorado School of Public Health Fernando Holguin, MD, MPH, is also a top international asthma expert​ at the University of Colorado Hospital’s Center for Lungs and Breathing​.
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    ColoradoSPH doubles its certificate program offerings, expanding the landscape of public health education

    Sep 21, 2017 by Colorado School of Public Health
    ​​According to a recent analysis​, graduate-level enrollment has been on a decline nationwide since 2011 resulting from changes in the economy, generational shifts and more, however, the need for well-educated professionals remains. To meet this new demand, the Colorado School of Public Health recently added four new certificate programs that address emerging public health issues nationally and provide ongoing training and education to the public health workforce.
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    ColoradoSPH to address mental health disparities in cancer patients

    Dec 5, 2016 by Colorado School of Public Health
    ​The Colorado School of Public Health has been named a recipient of a $1.9 million grant to address mental health disparities in low-income, uninsured and under-insured Coloradans who are suffering from lung, head and neck cancers. The grant is part of $152.8 million in grants that were recently allocated by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) Board of Governors to support studies covering a range of conditions and problems that impose high burdens on patients, caregivers, and the healthcare system.
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    Borrayo appointed to State Board of Health

    Jun 26, 2016 by Colorado School of Public Health
    ​Evelinn Borrayo, PhD, professor of Community and Behavioral Health at the Colorado School of Public Health at CSU, has been appointed to the State Board of Health by Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper.
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