Authored by faculty expert Daniel Theodoro, MD, MSCI, assistant professor in emergency medicine at the Washington University School of Medicine Infection prevention and aviation may seem like an odd couple to scientists who study germ theory and the ecology of biofilm on medical devices, but in clinical practice lessons from the flight deck may prove […]
Several years later, I am still disappointed by how my brief interaction with a talented young man at one of St. Louis’s most challenged high schools ended. I heard him speak passionately of his career plans at a meeting on tackling high school dropout in our region. After the meeting was over, I gave him […]
Tuning in to Cancer Prevention: Social Determinants in the Frequency Domain and the Feedback Perspective
The mission of the Center for Public Health Systems Science (CPHSS) in the Brown School at Washington University is “to create sustainable solutions to public health problems, leading to healthier individuals and communities.”
Faculty are working together across disciplines to analyze the social networks of stroke victims and better understand the nature of relationships and recovery.
The 2015 Harvey A. and Dorismae Hacker Friedman Award for Excellence in Service to Older Adults is newly offered to anyone within the St. Louis Metro region who has made outstanding contributions in service to older adults.
In 2014, Washington University announced it was partnering with the National University of Singapore to establish the Next Age Institute, an international collaboration to design, study, and test social innovations.
A new toolkit for dissemination and implementation (D&I), developed by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI), prominently features the work of several university faculty members.