Columbia Public Health Magazine 2020-2021
Preparing • Responding • Moving Forward
Letter from the Dean
Coming Together in a Pandemic
"As ever, it is our mission as public health professionals to ensure every person’s right to health, dignity, safety, and wellbeing."
The School announces a new initiative to transform Columbia Mailman into an antiracist, multicultural, and fully inclusive institution.
Learning during the pandemic • Students publish op-eds • The School commits to antiracism • Reproductive health at the fore • Honors, awards, and more
A time for syndemics • Studying schizophrenia’s origins • COVID-19 and obesity • New bullying insights • Opioid overdose solution • Folate missing in Mexico, and more
FACULTY, STUDENT & ALUMNI NEWS
Graduates • Scholars • Alumni on the Front Lines of the COVID-19 Fight
Linda P. Fried, MD, MPH
CHIEF COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER
Vanita Gowda, MPA
EDITOR IN CHIEF
Emmalee C. Torisk
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