Fall 2022 edition: how SPH is addressing climate change
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Many public health professionals point to climate change as one of the largest public health threats of our times. How do we prepare communities to address this crisis in a way that advances environmental justice? Members of our community weigh in.
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Work is in the spotlight – and precarious workers need support more than ever
Tuesday, September 27, 2022
In the midst of global supply chain disruptions, perceptions about work - and workers - are rapidly changing. The UIC Center for Healthy Work is expanding its portfolio of work at a time when precarious work is becoming more prevalent.
What can we learn from the Great Resignation?
Monday, December 19, 2022
Pundits cite the Great Resignation as signs of lack of worker motivation and productivity, but SPH's Elizabeth Fisher with the UIC Center for Healthy Work says the causes are rooted in inequitable and unhealthy work opportunities.
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Bridging biological and social sciences to address cancer disparities
Tuesday, October 4, 2022
SPH's Sage Kim is investigating links between heightened lung cancer risks for Black Chicagoans and correlations with their exposures to violence in communities and resulting stress, which may increase inflammation that heightens cancer risks.