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Digitizing Reproductive Health Education

CyberRwanda uses technology and storytelling to connect teens with accurate reproductive health information and health products

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Celebrating The Suitcase Clinic

For 30 years, our Joint Medical Program students have ran the Suitcase Clinic to address the health needs of Berkeley’s homeless and low-income population.

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Celebrating 150 Years of Women at Berkeley

“In the Bay Area, we have an unprecedented opportunity to combine technology & data science to address challenges in public health in a uniquely innovative way that simply isn’t possible anywhere else.” – Katherine S. Pollard, PhD ’03

Berkeley Public Health is proud to highlight the achievements of women who’ve made an impact at UC Berkeley and public health.

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Experience Transformational Health Research

The determinants and consequences of global changes profoundly shape population health. Many of these changes have long been underway, including climate change, food systems transformations, infectious disease pandemics, and population changes such as migration, urbanization and aging.

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Africa’s Western Sahel on the brink of crisis, researchers warn

Without investment in family planning, girls’ education, agriculture, and security, the region’s political and economic systems could collapse.

Our faculty and students conduct research that emphasizes the social determinants of health—how factors like socioeconomic status, race and place determine susceptibility to certain diseases and conditions—and how to use this knowledge to help communities implement changes that foster equality and social justice.

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California bans poisonous agricultural pesticide

The decision was informed by a growing body of research linking chlorpyrifos exposure to harmful health effects, including neurodevelopmental disorders.

Unlocking the truth behind infectious disease pandemics, social determinants of health, antibiotic resistance and other public health concerns often requires harnessing big data and technological innovation.

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Digitizing Reproductive Health Education

CyberRwanda uses technology and storytelling to connect teens with accurate reproductive health information and health products

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