Preparing for the Future: PVAMU expands health education with new school


PRAIRIE VIEW, Texas (May 10, 2023) – Prairie View A&M University is no stranger to the field of health. Just in the past year, the University celebrated the 100thth anniversary of the first class to graduate from its College of Nursing.

For nearly a decade, the Undergraduate Medical Academy has demonstrated the integration of leadership development and pre-medical science with great success.

Wellness in Houston, launched during the pandemic, delivers educational workshops, programs and other events focusing on health, wellness, finance, nutrition and agriculture to residents in the Greater Houston Area.

And just last spring, PVAMU made history

School of Public Health dean will shape future public health education standards

The School of Public Health proudly announces the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) board’s executive committee appointment of Dean Muge Akpinar-Elci to serve on the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). This prestigious appointment signifies not only a notable acknowledgment of Dean Akpinar-Elci’s proficiency and valuable contributions to the field of public health, but serves to bring esteemed credibility to the University of Nevada, Reno’s School of Public Health.

ASPPH is a prominent organization in the field of public health, serving as a collective voice for academic institutions and programs dedicated to advancing public health

Delhi budget likely on Feb 15; health, education to get more funds | Delhi News

This year, health, education and roads are expected to get a major boost in the Delhi Budget. Usually held in mid-March, it is likely to be presented between February 15 and 20 this time, keeping in mind the upcoming Lok Sabha Elections.

Other key sectors in focus are expected to be water and the environment, with an emphasis on reducing water pollution and increasing water capacity.

Preparations for the budget meeting have already begun and all departments have been asked to submit status reports of the big projects announced last year, along with new proposals, schemes and works for 2024-25.

Webinar: New opportunities for air pollution and health education

Join the WHO Air Quality, Energy and Health Unit for a groundbreaking webinar “New opportunities for air pollution and health education: launching an OpenWHO online course for health workers” to be held on September 5, 2023 at 1-2:15pm (CEST).

In a landmark collaboration with over 30 international experts, WHO has developed the first WHO Air Pollution and Health Training toolkit specifically tailored for health workers (APHT) to be unveiled at the end of 2023. The toolkit includes downloadable and interactive training resources to inform and empower health care professionals. In anticipation of the toolkit’s launch, a readily accessible OpenWHO online