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CEHC Researchers Partner with National Weather Service to Improve Extreme Heat Communication

A new two-year study will focus on how current heat information is accessed and understood by people in the U.S. through $471,805 in support from NOAA.
27-Oct-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Oral Health Workers Are Burned Out Too

University at Albany School of Public Health study shines light on rates of burnout among health care workers, leading causes of burnout and strategies to improve working conditions
12-Oct-2023 7:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UAlbany Chemist Receives $1 Million in Federal Support to Commercialize Forensic Investigation Tool

The funding will be used to advance a novel technology, which combines Raman spectroscopy and machine learning to identify body fluid traces at crime scenes.
5-Oct-2023 11:55 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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UAlbany Researchers Awarded $5 Million by U.S. Department of Agriculture to Improve Local Urban Forestry

The new project aims to improve the health of Albany’s urban forest and educate the next generation of local climate leaders. It is part of a $1 billion investment from the USDA’s Forest Service to expand access to trees and green spaces in...
19-Sep-2023 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Study: Is Teledentistry Here to Stay?

A new UAlbany School of Public Health study examines the rise of teledentistry — including ways that it has proven effective, barriers to service access and comparisons across states
7-Sep-2023 10:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Paleoclimate Lab Researchers Use National Science Foundation Support to Study Climate Change Past

Through nearly $800,000 in new support from the National Science Foundation this summer, lab researchers are focused on South Asia and the Middle East.
31-Aug-2023 4:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Researchers Team Up to Build Open Geoscience Community through $1.6 Million National Science Foundation Project

The funding supports phase two of “Project Pythia,” a collaborative effort to collect high-quality interactive learning tools for Python-based data analysis and visualization in the geosciences.
10-Aug-2023 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Climate Scientists Use Data from Hurricane Maria to Test New Social Vulnerability Assessment Tool

Researchers are using data from Hurricane Maria to assess the critical infrastructure vulnerabilities that still exist in Puerto Rico around extreme weather events, specifically for socially vulnerable populations.
31-Jul-2023 2:15 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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UAlbany Experts Available to Discuss the Intersection of AI and Public Health

Researchers at the University at Albany’s School of Public Health are actively exploring ways that artificial intelligence and machine learning can be applied to public health, to enhance health outcomes for patients while prioritizing patient...
3-Nov-2023 8:05 AM EDT

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Five Questions with UAlbany Expert on Sports Betting, Problem Gambling

Dolores Cimini, a licensed psychologist and director of the Center for Behavioral Health Promotion and Applied Research at the University at Albany and senior research scientist in the Department of Educational and Counseling Psychology.
3-Oct-2023 10:05 AM EDT

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