Health Behavior News

HBHE Hosts Dr. Viktoria Doudina, Visiting Professor from St. Petersburg, Russia

February 05, 2004 The Department of Health Behavior and Health Education is pleased to announce the arrival of Dr. Viktoria Doudina, a visiting professor from Russia. Dr. Doudina, an associate professor of sociology at St. Petersburg State University (SPSU), is visiting UNC’s School of Public Health as part of an effort to establish Russia’s first… Read more »

HBHE Hosts First-Ever Public Health Patient Advocacy Conference

January 20, 2004 In November 2003, Health Behavior and Health Education (HBHE) sponsored a path-breaking, two-day national summit focused on patient advocacy. Patients, Families and Health Care Providers: Partners in Decision-Making, Advocates in Health Care brought together over 40 of the nation’s foremost patient advocacy organizations and researchers as well as legal experts, policy-makers, and… Read more »