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Increased Marrying, and Mating, by Education Level Not Affecting Genetic Make-Up, New Study Finds

While the latter half of the 20th century showed a widening gap between the more and less educated with respect to marriage and fertility, this trend has not significantly altered the genetic makeup of subsequent generations, a team of researchers...
25-May-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU Meyers’ Dr. Judith Haber and the American College of Physicians Collaborate to Bring Oral Health Patient FACTS to Primary Care Practices

The creation of four patient-related oral health literacy fact sheets for distribution to internal medicine physicians and primary care providers by a partnership between the American College of Physicians and NYU Rory Meyers College of Nursing.
27-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

When It Comes to Replicating Studies, Context Matters, an Analysis of Scientific Reproducibility Project Work Finds

Contextual factors, such as the race of participants in an experiment or the geography of where the experiment was run, can reduce the likelihood of replicating psychological studies, a team of NYU researchers has found. Their work analyzed papers...
19-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

African American Parents Focus on Equality When Teaching Preschoolers About Race

African American parents and caregivers most often use messages of egalitarianism – emphasizing equal rights, opportunities, and shared humanity across lines of ethnicity and race – when talking with their young preschool-aged children about...
19-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Post-Conflict Reconciliation Led to Societal Healing, but Worsened Psychological Health, New Study Finds

A new study published in Science suggests reconciliation programs promote societal healing, but that these gains come at the cost of reduced psychological health, worsening depression, anxiety, and trauma.
9-May-2016 1:00 PM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU College of Dentistry Awarded Four-Year, $1.6M Grant from NIH to Study the Biological and Physiological Effects of E-Cigs Electronic Aerosol Mixtures

This study is the first to determine the adverse health effects of e-cig use on oral health. The outcomes will aid the NIH-NIDCR in evaluating the oral health risk and the regulation of e-cigs.
10-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

NYU Research: Borderline Personality Disorder Strongly Associated with Risk of STI/HIV Transmission Among Incarcerated Heterosexual African American Males

A study from the Department of Population Health at NYULMC and New York University's Center for Drug Use and HIV Research (CDUHR), led by Scheidell, is the first to examine the association between borderline personality disorder (BPD) and the risk...
10-May-2016 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Neuroscientists Find Evidence for ‘Visual Stereotyping’

The stereotypes we hold can influence our brain’s visual system, prompting us to see others’ faces in ways that conform to these stereotypes, neuroscientists at New York University have found.
28-Apr-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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A Case Exemplar for National Policy Leadership: Expanding Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE)

A new article chronicles the beginnings of PACE (Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) and outlines its rise to nationwide acceptance. PACE is a viable and sustainable model of community-based long-term care that provides coordinated and...
4-Mar-2016 11:05 AM EST

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8-Oct-2013 7:00 AM EDT

NYU Faculty Available for Interview About U.S. Presidential Campaign

The following New York University faculty members (listed below by subject of expertise) will be available for comment on news developments and issues that arise in connection with the 2012 U.S. presidential campaign.
9-Jul-2012 12:20 PM EDT

NYU Experts on Healthcare Policy Will Be Available for Comment When Supreme Court Rules on 2010 Federal Health Care Law

27-Jun-2012 11:50 AM EDT

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