Academic journal article Human Ecology

Human Health and Public Policy

Academic journal article Human Ecology

Human Health and Public Policy

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The College of Human Ecology takes a distinct approach to understanding and addressing some of the greatest challenges we face today. Our research, outreach, and academics are organized around solving problems in the real world. Interdisciplinary collaborations are the rule, not the exception. And nearly everything we do supports efforts to advance human health.

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This unique model is what lured me away from my earlier career at the Federal Trade Commission. Human Ecology offered a place to create and share knowledge, a spirit of innovation, and a shared commitment to making a difference in the world.

In the pages of this magazine, you will see these aspects of Human Ecology illuminated. The stories all center on human health and public policy, highlighting how researchers and extension professionals are shaping dialogue, understanding, and practice in fields ranging from chronic pain among the elderly to workplace ergonomics to smoking cessation to health care reform and more. …

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