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Oregon State University will host a 'Go Baby Go' workshop on Friday, May 1, in Portland, as part of a national program that provides modified, ride-on toy cars to young children with disabilities.… Read full story.
Injury prevention programs can help reduce ankle, knee and other lower extremity injuries in sports, but the programs are not being widely used in high schools, a new study from Oregon State University has found.… Read full story.
"Concurrent Sexual Partnerships and STI Epidemiology:
New Findings and Challenges" Diana Sanchez, MPH, PhD
Candidate, Department of Epidemiology, UNC Gillings School of
Global Public Health, Chapel Hill