News Category: Sphere

  • Predicting Fertility

    December 15th, 2014

    Women across the world are finding it harder to have kids. Researcher Lauren Wise is launching the nation’s largest Internet-based

  • The Future of Public Health

    November 12th, 2014

    When Robert F. Meenan became Dean of SPH 22 years ago, it had no home and a budget of $8

  • Why the MPH Needs to Change

    November 11th, 2014

    The report that set the standard for public health education is 100 years old. It’s time for a rethink.

  • Turning Statistics into Solutions

    October 31st, 2014

    SPH researchers can now access the health care data of 149 million Americans. But how to make sense of the

  • Rethinking Juvenile Justice

    December 4th, 2013

    Youth with substance abuse problems are often left in the hands of the courts—public health professionals should be doing more

  • The devil is in the detail

    November 25th, 2013

    Ready or not, the Affordable Care Act’s biggest reforms have begun to kick in. SPH experts ponder its likely benefits—and

  • Helping Veterans with Injuries You Can’t See

    October 25th, 2013

    Lynn Santosuosso was an instructor in the Army Reserve when she volunteered to serve in the Gulf War. She was

  • Fighting Fate

    September 10th, 2013

    Getting a genetic test is easy; knowing what to do with the results is not. Catharine Wang wants to turn