Public Health doctoral candidate elected to national committee

Doctoral Candidate Raihan Khan

For his year-long term, Khan will serve the Epidemiology Section, which fosters research and science-based public health practice and facilitates the development, implementation and evaluation of policies affecting the public's health. Sections are the primary professional units of the APHA, representing 32 major public health disciplines or public health programs.

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Physics student awarded a prestigious fellowship to study plasma waves in space

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Physics graduate student, Mohammad Barani, recently received the Newkirk Fellowship awarded by the High Altitude Observatory of the National Center for Atmospheric Research. Newkirk Fellowship is one of the most prestigious fellowships in the field of space plasma physics, which is in honor of Gordon A. Newkirk Jr. (1928-1985), a famous astrophysicist whose contribution to balloon observations was a groundwork in space-born experiments.

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