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Department News Archive

John Mullahy Receives Willard Manning Memorial Award 05/20/2019
Jonathan Patz Presents the Tyler Prize for Environmental Achievement in San Francisco 05/10/2019
PHS Alumna, Shoshannah Eggers’ Research Chosen for ASM Microbe Press Highlight 05/10/2019
Brad Astor Promoted to Full Professor 05/09/2019
Professor Ron Gangnon Receives Vilas Associates Award 05/02/2019
Amy Schultz Leading Research Assistant for CREATE 04/26/2019
Kristen Malecki to Lead SHOW 04/26/2019
PHS Alumna, Megan Zuelsdorff Awarded R03 04/25/2019
PHS Featured in JAMA on the Emergence of Population Health in US Academic Medicine 04/25/2019
New HIP xChange Toolkits 04/25/2019
New Assistant Professor to Join the Department 04/16/2019
Professor Emeritus, Jerry Dempsey Awarded Honorary Degree 03/26/2019
Thursday 3/14: Kristen Malecki on Lake Effect: 10-11am & 10-11pm 03/14/2019
Congratulations to Epidemiology PhD students, Kathryn Hatchell and Jung-Im Shin 01/09/2019
Mari Palta, PhD Retires 01/09/2019
Professor Pat Remington to Receive Chancellor’s Distinguished Teaching Award 01/09/2019
SHOW is Ten Years Old! 12/11/2018
New HIP Toolkit to Prepare Patient Stakeholders to work with Research Teams 12/11/2018
Population Health PhD Student Daniel Jung Chosen as the UW-Madison Graduate School Flag Bearer for Winter 2018 Commencement Ceremony 11/21/2018
Maureen Smith and Pascale Carayon Awarded $2.5 Million to Create Patient Safety Learning Lab 10/04/2018
Welcome Shaneda Warren Andersen 08/06/2018
30+ Years of Cohort Studies in the Department 08/06/2018
Marguerite Burns promoted to Associate Professor 08/06/2018
SHOW Microbiome Research 08/06/2018
Study led by Maureen Durkin recognized as one of the most important new Advances in Autism Research 05/04/2018
Amy Trentham-Dietz featured in article “Science Says: Breaking Down the Coffee-Cancer Connection” 04/03/2018
New County Health Rankings Show Differences in Health by Place and by Race 03/27/2018
Dr. Bobbi Wolfe Retires 03/27/2018
Adjunct Professor of Population Health Sciences and Pediatrics, Jeffrey P. Davis, passes away 02/20/2018
PHS Professor and Global Health Institute Director, Jonathan Patz Gives TED Talk on The Effects of Climate Change on Health 01/30/2018
Founding Father of Wisconsin Soccer and Former PHS Professor, Bill Reddan Passes Away 01/29/2018
Sheri Johnson, Population Health Institute Director, Interviewed by Wisconsin Health News 01/26/2018
PHS Study on Zika led by Professor Leonelo Bautista featured in the Wisconsin State Journal 01/08/2018
PHS Beaver Dam study led by Professor Karen Cruickshanks featured in the Wisconsin State Journal 11/28/2017
PHS Preventive Medicine Resident Describes the "Epidemic of Despair in America" 09/26/2017
SHOW Investigators Study Antibiotic Resistance 08/01/2017
Rachel Sippy, PhD student in Epidemiology, is awarded an American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Travel Award 07/25/2017
Population Health Sciences PhD Student, John Uelmen, has been Honored with a 2017 Wisconsin Without Borders Award 04/18/2017
PHS Assistant Professor Marguerite Burns and PHS Professor Bobbi Wolfe are Honored with the Willard Manning Award in Mental Health Policy and Economics Research - 2017 03/27/2017
Donna Friedsman is featured on Wisconsin Public Television's Here and Now Program 03/13/2017
Natalie Guerrero, MD/PopHealth PhD Student, is Inducted into the Bouchet Society 02/24/2017
New Study Aims to Discover Novel Genomic and Environmental Risk Factors Preceding Alzheimer's 02/06/2017
PHS Professor Emeritus David Kindig reports on Population Health Equity: Rate and Burden, Race and Class 01/20/2017
Former PHS Department Chair, Donn D'Alessio, passed away on December 20 12/23/2016
Obesity in Wisconsin - Special Issue of the Wisconsin Medical Journal Explores Prevalence, Efforts to Affect Change 12/05/2016
Amy Schultz, Epidemiology PhD Candidate, Receives a Student Achievement Award at APHA 11/01/2016
Cindy Carlsson Earns Alzheimer's Professorship 10/20/2016
New Leadership in the Department of Population Health Sciences 10/14/2016
New Study: Women with Dense Breasts Need More Frequent Screening 08/23/2016
New CDC funding will expand knowledge about children with autism spectrum disorder 07/11/2016
Kristin Litzelman, PhD, will discuss Caregiver Stress on Wisconsin Public Radio 06/27/2016
PhD Student Daniel Jung Wins the 2016 Annual Student Paper Contest from the Preventing Chronic Disease journal 06/24/2016
Tackling Diabetes in Wisconsin by Empowering Patients to Manage Their Disease: The Healthy Living with Diabetes Program 06/02/2016
Professor Amy Trentham-Dietz, along with PHS Professors Ronald Gangnon and Patrick Remington and other colleagues, wins an American Journal of Epidemiology 2015 Article of the Year Honor 05/12/2016
2016 County Health Rankings Released! 03/16/2016
Donna Friedsam Receives an Invitation from the White House to attend President Obama's visit to Milwaukee Today! 03/02/2016
Department's Survey of the Health of Wisconsin Shares State Health Stats 02/10/2016
Wisconsin Residents are Helping to Identify Risk Factors for Changes in Hearing in an Aging Population 02/08/2016
Drinking Water Travels Disparate Paths in Wisconsin Utilities 02/03/2016
UW’s Distinguished Prefix Title Awarded to Donna Friedsam 11/06/2015
Population Health Institute Measures US Health with County Health Rankings & Roadmaps 11/05/2015
Jonathan Patz Receives APHA Award for Environmental Leadership 10/29/2015
Should the government mandate vaccinations, or should it always be up to the parents? 10/16/2015
New NAS Report Finds Drop in Percentage of Children Allowed SSI Benefits for Mental Disorders 09/14/2015
The CDC Task Force for Community Preventive Services Releases New Evidence on Diabetes Prevention 09/08/2015
Marguerite Burns and Donna Friedsam to Study Wisconsin's Medicaid Reform Approaches 08/18/2015
PHS Professor Maureen Durkin on Understanding Autism's Rise 07/13/2015
PhD Candidate Lindsay DuBois Receives a Wisconsin Distinguished Fellowship Award 07/13/2015
PHS Associate Professor Paul Peppard Receives a Vilas Award 07/13/2015
PHS Professor Jonathan Patz Reports that Doctors are Seeing Links Between Climate Change and their Patients' Health 07/13/2015
PhD Candidate Joe Levy Receives a Student Research Presentation Podium Award at the ISPOR Annual Meeting 07/13/2015