The following websites are great starting points for your
integrative project research. The list includes resources for
statistical data, basic epidemiologic information about health
problems and public health intervention assessments.
The Community Guide Identifies public
health interventions whose effectiveness have been assessed. The
site provides links to excellent literature reviews, which in turn
provide references for additional details about interventions, such
as how effective they were and what resources were needed to design
and conduct the interventions or programs.
The University at Buffalo will receive a major, $7 million award
to address a casualty of the national opioid epidemic: the spread
of hepatitis C virus (HCV) among drug users who share needles. The
funding award is from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research
In the world of working out, weight loss is the 800-pound
gorilla in the room. The topic is unavoidable, particularly
for obese women, who often struggle with exercise for a variety of
reasons. Learn about a new program aimed at changing the
focus from the battle of the bulge to the other benefits exercise
It is one of the only research centers in the world that allows
scientists to study extreme environments, from a mile of ocean
depth to nearly 23 miles into Earth’s stratosphere, and
everything in between. And it is back up and running in its home at
the University at Buffalo.