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Staff Spotlight: April Osteen

Osteen has served as the business operations coordinator for CERortho and Arnold School Greenville for five years. It's the perfect fit for the lifelong Greenville County resident and faculty who partner closely with Prisma Health.

Coverage for opioid addiction treatment varies dramatically across the nation's Medicaid programs

New research published in JAMA Health Forum has found that opioid use disorder treatment coverage and prior authorization varies widely from state to state for individuals insured by Medicaid.

I Am Public Health: Jennifer Mandelbaum

Ph.D. in HPEB candidate Jennifer Mandelbaum graduates this month, and she's leaving a mark on the university and the state. For the past six years, she has advanced public health as a student/researcher and through her work at SC DHEC.

Researchers develop algorithm to determine when COVID-19 infection happens during pregnancy using nationwide electronic health records

Published in PLOS ONE, the method leverages large amounts of data from electronic health records and enables researchers and clinicians to better understand the potential risks to both fetus and mother.

Rural areas come out on top for quality of inpatient psychiatric care

Amidst numerous headlines and reports that rural health care is unequal to urban in nearly every way, recent research revealed that the quality of inpatient psychiatric care is better in most rural settings.

Alumnus' donation of blood gives new life to USC Board of Trustees member

USC's Megan Sexton tells the story of how Arnold School alumnus Alex Medina (M.S. in Advanced Athletic Training, 2015) saved the life of fellow Gamecock and Board of Trustees Member J. Egerton Burroughs through a blood cell transplant.

Toni Torres-McGehee named president-elect for Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education

The director of athletic training programs and associate dean for diversity, equity and inclusion has been chosen to lead the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education's Board of Commissioners as president-elect and then president.

Chen Liang named Fellow of the American Medical Informatics Association

The most elite of AMIA members are designated as fellows in recognition of their expertise in evidence-based informatic practice and their engagement as life-long learners who continuously apply informatics to improve health and health care.

SARS-CoV-2 wastewater monitoring for individual buildings offers insights beyond community-level sampling

Over the past two years, the team discovered that building-level surveillance provides additional useful information, including the emergence of variants and the presence of viral transmission hotspots.

Study reveals quality of life declines due to COVID--related social isolation among older adults

Researchers from the Aging Brain Cohort (ABC) Study have published findings from a study examining the effects of social isolation among older adults during SC's month-long stay-at-home/shelter-in-place orders in 2020.

Bestselling author Beth Macy to discuss overdose crisis on National Rural Health Day

An award-winning journalist and Harvard Nieman Fellow, Macy will discuss the overdose crisis as chronicled in her most recent book, RAISING LAZARUS - a follow-up to her 2018 bestseller and Hulu series DOPESICK.

Staff Spotlight: Charlotte Stalvey

A key member of the Office of Research since 2013, her role grew even bigger when she was named Director last month. Over the past nine years, she has made her mark not only on the Arnold School but on the broader university as well.

 

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