HPDP researchers help bring FoodCorps to NC

January 24, 2011

North Carolina has been selected as one of 10 states to pilot FoodCorps, a new national AmeriCorps school garden and Farm-to-School service program that aims to serve vulnerable children by improving access to healthy, affordable food. Alice Ammerman, DrPH, professor … Continued

Eating our words

January 24, 2011

The phrase “eating your words” took on a new meaning when the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health department of nurtition hosted a group of prospective graduate school students as part of an early December interview dinner at Vimala’s Curryblossom … Continued

Community anti-racism workshop scheduled for February 18-19

January 19, 2011

Race remains an important indicator of success in US society. When other factors that are cited as the probable reasons for health or social problems (e.g., income, education, parent involvement, access to health insurance) are controlled for in statistical analyses, … Continued