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Public Health in Focus: Taylor Matsinger, Army physical therapist

Each week in 2019, we're highlighting someone in the College of Public Health—students, alumni, researchers and beyond—for a feature we're calling Public Health in Focus. Click the photo for a portrait of Taylor Matsinger, a DPT alumna on a path to serve as a physical therapist in the U.S. Army, or read on for the full interview.

Posted:  June 21, 2019

Review finds common pitfalls in post-hospital care for people with SMI

Successfully easing back into the commotion of everyday life is challenging for people discharged from hospitals. For people with serious mental illness (SMI), like schizophrenia or major depression, the period immediately after discharge can be a high-risk moment for homelessness, unemployment and loneliness. Absence of well-coordinated care after discharge often leads to a return trip to the hospital.

Posted:  May 21, 2019

Public Health in Focus: Helen Clay Gallagher, associate athletic trainer

Each week in 2019, we're highlighting someone in the College of Public Health—students, alumni, researchers and beyond—for a feature we're calling Public Health in Focus. Click the photo for a portrait of Helen Clay Gallagher, a Doctor of Athletic Training student who also serves as associate athletic trainer for Temple women’s volleyball and rowing, or read on for the full interview.

Posted:  April 11, 2019

Public Health in Focus: Shivayogi Hiremath, assistant professor of physical therapy

Each week in 2019, we're highlighting someone in the College of Public Health—students, alumni, researchers and beyond—for a feature we're calling Public Health in Focus. Click the photo for a portrait of Shivayogi Hiremath, assistant professor of physical therapy, or read on for the full interview.

 

Posted:  April 4, 2019