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Smoke-free Campus Initiative Town Hall Meeting

John Auerbach

Distinguished Professor of Practice and Director of the Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice

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j.auerbach@neu.edu
617.373.5668

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The evolution of food

A new course launched this summer by John Auer­bach, director of Northeastern’s Insti­tute on Urban Health Research and Prac­tice, looks at the his­tory of food in the U.S. and the poli­cies that reg­u­late its pur­chase, dis­tri­b­u­tion, and consumption.

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Could Mass. health trust have national impact?

A North­eastern report presents a com­pre­hen­sive analysis of the Mass­a­chu­setts Pre­ven­tion and Well­ness Trust, an alter­na­tive approach to sup­porting public health­care activ­i­ties that could serve as a national model.

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Menino’s public health efforts honored at Open Classroom

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino said on Wednesday that many of his public health ini­tia­tives have required taking polit­ical risks in order to improve res­i­dents’ lives.

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Initiative targets national model for oral health

Local and national health­care leaders con­vened at a kick-​​off event for a new North­eastern pro­gram aimed at inte­grating oral health into overall health­care prac­tice and education.

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Policy for a healthy America

This fall’s Open Class­room Series will focus on U.S. health care reform with a par­tic­ular emphasis on patient safety, Oba­macare, and obesity.

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3Qs: What to know about Northeastern’s smoke-​​free policy

Terry Fulmer, dean of the Bouvé Col­lege of Health Sci­ences and chair of the com­mittee charged last year with exploring this issue, dis­cusses the new policy, which goes into effect next month.

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Northeastern to adopt smoke-​​free campus policy

The cam­puswide smoke-​​free policy will begin this fall, fol­lowing the rec­om­men­da­tion of a com­mittee com­prising stu­dents, fac­ulty, and staff.

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Public health leader honored

A leading advo­cacy group in Mass­a­chu­setts will begin naming an annual lead­er­ship award in honor of John Auer­bach, director of the university’s Insti­tute on Urban Health Research.

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Northeastern appoints new director of the Institute on Urban Health Research

John Auer­bach, a nation­ally known expert in public health­care and civic lead­er­ship, brings more than 30 years of expe­ri­ence to the university.

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