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(Report from NBC News on November  10th, 2014) Scientists at the Center for Asian Health at Temple University hope to get insight into sky-rocketing Hepatitis B rates among Asian Americans, fueled by a new three-year $1.8 million grant from the Washington, D.C.-based, Patient-... Read More
(Report from Temple News on November  10th, 2014)Grace Ma, professor and director of the Center for Asian Health in Temple University’s College of Public Health, has recently been awarded a three-year, $1.8 million grant from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to... Read More
(Report from Temple News on October 6th, 2014) Researchers from Temple University’sCenter for Asian Health (CAH) will use a$1.4 million Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Community Health (REACH) grant to create awareness, provide education, and increase access to healthy food and... Read More
Temple University’s Center for Asian Health (CAH), in partnership with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, the Asian Community Health Coalition, and the Greater Philadelphia Chinese Restaurant Association, is spearheading an initiative aimed at salt reduction to... Read More
(Report from Temple News on June 4th, 2013) Temple University’s Center for Asian Health (CAH), in partnership with the Philadelphia Department of Public Health, the Asian Community Health Coalition and the Greater Philadelphia Chinese Restaurant Association, is spearheading an initiative... Read More
... Another measure of Temple's value is the research that is being done here every day — research that improves the lives of those in the city, the state and the nation. Let me give you a few examples by citing the recent recognition of some of our most renowned researchers... Read More
During Asian American/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, May 2013, National Cancer Institute-CRCHD recognizes Dr. Grace Ma, for her contributions and achievements in research, prevention and training initiatives that address cancer health disparities among Asian Americans/Pacific... Read More
Philadelphia City Health Department, Temple University's Center for Asian Health, Asian Community Health Coalition and Great Philadelphia Chinese Restaurant Association are working with 200 takeout Chinese restaurants to reduce salt use by changing ingredients and cooking techniques to ... Read More
Grace X. Ma, PhD, professor, Department of Public Health and director of Center for Asian Health, was honored with the Faculty of the Game award at the Jan. 12th, 2013 Temple University Men’s basketball game. A tenured professor in the Department of Public Health, Dr. Ma directs the... Read More
NIMHD is pleased to welcome Dr. Grace Ma, Professor of Public Health and Director of Center for Asian Health, College of Health Professions at Temple University, as the featured speaker for the NIH Health Disparities Seminar on July 19, 2012.  Dr. Ma’s presentation is entitled “A... Read More