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Lifelong health for all: It’s our passion. To us, health means nutritious meals for our schoolchildren, and preventing chronic and debilitating disease. It means knowing our drinking water is safe, and addressing critical issues like obesity and diabetes. Our work helps advance the policies, knowledge and practices vital to creating health and well-being for individuals, families and communities in Oregon – and beyond. And our students and graduates are the next generation of globally minded public health and human sciences professionals.

News Releases

OSU News Release

Motor skill deficiencies linked to autism severity in new research

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Apr 23, 2014
A study finds a direct relationship between motor skills and autism severity, indicating that development motor skills should be included in treatment plans for young children with autism.… Read full story.

Changes in processing, handling could reduce commercial fishing injuries, research shows

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Apr 15, 2014
Handling frozen fish caused nearly half of all injuries aboard commercial freezer-trawlers and about a quarter of the injuries on freezer-longliner vessels operating off the coast of Alaska, new research from Oregon State University shows.… Read full story.

Calendar of Events

25Apr2014

Research Seminar

"Air Apparent: Designing and Conducting the Evaluation of the OSU Smoke-Free Campus Policy’s First Year" Marc Braverman, PhD, Professor & Extension Specialist, Extension Family and Community Health…

01May2014

TEAM OREGON 30th Anniversary Celebration

You are invited to the TEAM OREGON 30th Anniversary Open House.

 The TEAM OREGON Motorcycle Safety Program provides statewide training, education and outreach for riders of…

02May2014

Research Seminar

"SOPHAS: A Nationwide Application System for Graduate Programs in Accredited Schools of Public Health" Allison Foster, MBA, CAE, Deputy Executive Director, Association of Schools and Programs of…

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Synergies Web Magazine

Public Health Fair helps Oregon State “be the healthiest nation in one generation”

Thursday, April 17, 2014
What will you do to become the healthiest nation in one generation? That was the question poised to Oregon State University students and community members…

Changes in processing, handling could reduce commercial fishing injuries, research shows

Thursday, April 17, 2014
Handling frozen fish caused nearly half of all injuries aboard commercial freezer-trawlers and about a quarter of the injuries on freezer-longliner vessels operating off the…

Have a sex-related question? Ask “Dr. Sex!”

Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Many have been there at one time or another – wondering about a sex-related topic but too nervous or embarrassed to ask someone for help.…

CPHHS Career Symposium proves anything is possible

Monday, April 14, 2014
Anything is possible with passion and hard work. That’s the message students took away from keynote speaker CPHHS alum and OSU Women’s Basketball Head Coach…

Video: TEAM OREGON – Changing the culture of motorcycle riding

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
TEAM OREGON Motorcycle Safety Program works to limit the risk associated with motorcycle riding by properly and effectively teaching riders to be prepared, mentally and…

Molalla eats its veggies and goes the extra mile

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Surrounded by farmland, the town of Molalla is known for its 100-year-old rodeo. But some are trying to make it known for a healthy