News Archives

Winter 2017
Vaping: Cessation Tool or Gateway Drug?
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

On March 1st, Lieutenant Colonel John Westhoff spoke to Health Science students on the topic of “Vaping: Cessation Tool or Gateway Drug?”
2016-2017 Graduation Banquet
Wednesday, March 15, 2017

All students graduating in the 2016-2017 academic school year are invited to the Health Science Awards Banquet
Salad Bars in Public Schools: How to get Kids to Use Them
Friday, March 10, 2017

Salad bars are showing up in public schools across the country. Now a Brigham Young University researcher is trying to nail down how to get kids to eat from them.
Mission Possible: Using Behavioral Epidemiology to Fight Cancer
Tuesday, January 17, 2017

On Thursday, January 12th, Dr. Electra Paskett guest lectured to students about her work as a behavioral epidemiologist.
Declining US Life Expectancy Ranking
Thursday, January 12, 2017

In a recently published paper, Dr. Gordon Lindsay along with professors Merrill, Thackeray, and Sloan revealed that the public is largely unaware of the United States’ lower life expectancy ranking compared to other...