What began in February as a protest of the layoffs of sociomedical sciences professors Kim Hopper and Carole Vance at the Mailman School of Public Health has turned into a discussion about the sustainability of the school’s financial model.
Mailman School of Public Health
Data from the National Institutes of Health show that the amount of money received by sociomedical sciences-affiliated professors at Mailman has fluctuated but not decreased.
Students, alumni, and colleagues of Hopper and Vance address an open letter to Bollinger and Coatsworth.
Mailman faculty members and students spoke out at Tuesday's public meeting with School of Public Health Dean Linda Fried about their concerns about the school’s administrative and financial future.
In issuing Carole Vance and Kim Hopper letters of non-renewal, Columbia reveals a favoritism for industry over Mailman's intellectual and public legacy.
Two recent professor layoffs prompted students at the Mailman School of Public Health to urge administrators to review how the school is funded at a school assembly Tuesday.
Irwin Redlener, director and founder of the National Center for Disaster Preparedness at the Mailman School of Public Health was appointed by Governor Cuomo to co-chair a commission to prepare the state for weather disasters.
More emphasis on public health can give us a more well-rounded approach to medicine.
Fourteen human cases of West Nile virus have been confirmed this year in New York City, six of them on the Upper West Side.
Health Commissioner Thomas Farley told the Fundamentals of Global Health class that he wanted to “talk about the way in which we think about public health in New York City.”
Aug 18, 3:24pm
The Center for Student Advising announced changes to the policy regarding medical leave and readmission for Columbia College and School of Engineering and Applied Science students in an email earlier... Read More
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