National Health and Aging Trends Study (NHATS)
Baltimore, MD, United States
Population-based Research (43)
Health Policy/Policy Research (15)
Study to design, test, field, and disseminate a new National Study of Disability Trends and Dynamics. The new study will be a platform for scientific inquiry to guide efforts to reduce disability, maximize functioning, and enhance older adults’ quality of life.
Crime and Obesity
Telling kids to "be more active" won't dent the obesity epidemic if they're afraid to go outside.
Buzz. No Death.
Imagine a mosquito that could not transmit malaria. Marcelo Jacobs-Lorena did. Then he made one.
Why are men lining up to be circumcised in rural Uganda? One cut can dramatically reduce the risk of HIV infection.
Chuka Anude had a great job, but it wasn't enough. He wanted to be a leader. So he came to the Bloomberg School.
In northwest Bangladesh, the JiVitA research project seeks to save infant lives with vitamin A.