Entries by Kevin Carvalho

Project LAUNCH

The Project LAUNCH has a new paper describing the LAUNCH evaluation results published online by the Maternal and Child Health Journal. Please follow the link below to read the paper. https://rdcu.be/YR2z  

IUHR Employee Feature

“Our mission is to promote health equity and reduce health disparities. One of the things I love about working at Bouvé… Posted by Bouvé College of Health Sciences on Friday, April 6, 2018

Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute Awarded

We are pleased to announce that Drs. Alisa Lincoln and Christina Borba have been awarded the Boston University Clinical and Translational Science Institute (BU-CTSI) Integrated Pilot Grant! The grant is a collaboration between BUSM’s Department of Psychiatry, Dr. Michael Paasche-Orlow from BUSM’s Department of Medicine (General Internal Medicine), and the Institute of Urban Health Research […]

IUHRP affiliated students presented at Northeastern’s Research, Innovation and Scholarship EXPO

IUHRP affiliated students presented at Northeastern’s Research, Innovation and Scholarship EXPO on April 13, 2017.   NU AIR: Mapping Smoking on Northeastern’s Campus after the Implementation of the Smoke-Free Policy. Poster presented by members of the UHSRC: Charlotte Grey, Kathryn Sine, and Christine Luong.             Exploring the Meaning of Wellness Among Women in Publicly […]

Vicarious Trauma Toolkit Now Available

We are excited to let you know that the Vicarious Trauma Toolkit (VTT) is now available. The recent launch of the VTT represents the results of a collaborative effort of first responder and victim services to create, develop and pilot evidence-informed tools organizations can use to address the impact of vicarious trauma on their staff […]

Northeastern and IUHRP Receive National Recognition for Community Engagement

The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching has selected Northeastern to receive the 2015 Community Engagement Classifications, a national recognition that highlights the university’s longtime institutional focus on community engagement. In selecting Northeastern, the Carnegie Foundation noted that the university has shown “excellent alignment among campus mission, culture, leadership, resources, and practices that support […]

Pilot Sites Selected for National Vicarious Trauma Toolkit Project

Northeastern University’s Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice announces the selection of national pilot sites for the testing of the Vicarious Trauma Toolkit developed with support and funding from the U.S. Department of Justice, Office for Victims of Crime. Check out the Vicarious Trauma Toolkit for more information.

When Cops Need Counseling

Dr. Beth Molnar’s Vicarious Trauma Toolkit and related work was recently featured in this article for The Crime Report. Click on the link below to learn more:   When Cops Need Counseling Ten years into his law enforcement job, Sheriff’s Deputy Chad Louviere snapped, terrorizing the Louisiana town of Houma in an October 1996 rape and […]

Food, Food Policy and Health

  The evolution of food A new course launched this summer at Northeastern University called Food, Food Policy, and Health. It is the brainchild of John Auer­bach, director of the Institute on Urban Health Research and Practice, and his husband Corby Kummer, restaurant critic for Boston Magazine and senior editor of The Atlantic. To learn more […]