Blog central

Dean Barbara Rimer, our faculty and staff, and many of our students have blogs about public health and other issues of interest. Some of the blogs, along with a select few from our partner organizations, are listed below.

Want your blog added to this page? Email sphcomm@listserv.unc.edu.

Faculty blogs

Blog title Author Topic
Monday Morning Barbara K. Rimer, Dean, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health Issues of the day and a variety of topics
On the Table Suzanne Hobbs, DrPH, clinical associate professor of health policy and management and nutrition, and director, Doctoral Program in Health Leadership Diet, health and the policies that influence health-supporting lifestyle choices
SantéCarolina Tom Ricketts, professor of health policy and management A blog that connects the public health worlds of France and the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health
Global Bioethics Blog Stuart Rennie, research assistant professor of health policy and management Reflection on bioethics and research ethics issues in sub-Saharan Africa
3 Squares Amanda S. Holliday, clinical assistant professor of nutrition A nutrition blog for active older adults

 

Student blogs

Blog title Author Topic
Upstream Students in the Interdisciplinary Health Communication program Dialogue and debate on health communication
Wellness Policy Lindsey Haynes-Maslow, doctoral student, Department of Health Policy and Management Tips on healthy living, recipes, obesity prevention research and information
Wright on Health Brad Wright, doctoral student, Department of Health Policy and Management The ins and outs of our health care system
topnaman Naman Shah, MD/PhD student, public health and medicine Malaria news and discussion
Nutritionella Elle Curtin, master’s student the Department of Nutrition A creative outlet for food, nutrition, fitness, fashion and photography
Interns 2 India Shelley Marcus, master’s student in the Department of Nutrition, and Robert Wallace, master’s student in the Department of Health Policy and Management Assisting GRAVIS in their efforts to improve the health of the poor and marginalized populations of the Thar dessert region of Rajasthan
Shane Goes to Guinea Shane Capps, recent graduate of the Department of Health Policy and Management Experience with the Peace Corps in Guinea as a Public Health Educator for community health programs

 

Partner and media blogs

Blog title Author Topic
Global Health Notes UNC students and faculty Blogging all things global health at UNC-Chapel Hill
Roper on Health William L. Roper, Dean, UNC School of Medicine Varies
UNC Health Care’s Weblog UNC Medical Center News Office Medicine and research related to UNC
American Society for Nutrition Professionals and academics in the field of nutrition Nutrition research and outreach
The Pump Handle Environmental health academics and practitioners Public health and the environment
Get Ready for Flu American Public Health Association Personal hazard and disaster preparedness

 

The UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health does not manage nor endorse the content of the blogs on this page. Please address concerns about a particular blog to the blog author, and concerns about this compilation to sphcomm@listserv.unc.edu.