Public health

"Sitting has become the smoking of our generation." —Nilofer Merchant

Public health research plays a pivotal role both in the Academic Hospital setting as well as nationwide. Assessing and evaluating trends within the population and identifying public health issues will eventually lead to effective and efficient interventions which will in turn result in improved health outcomes within the population. This pillar also aims to address common ‘health claims’ known in the generation, such as the relationship between full moon & asthma attacks. Read more