Community Connection

Grant to Help Professor Expand Sexual Assault Prevention Program

A public health professor at Georgia State University has won a federal Small Business Technology Transfer grant to partner with an Atlanta-based startup and expand a web-based sexual assault prevention program that she developed.

Dr. Laura Salazar, professor of Health Promotion and Behavior at the School of Public Health… more »

Professor Awarded Grant To Improve Therapy For Sexually Exploited Youth

A team of child welfare experts from the School of Public Health at Georgia State University and the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy has won a five-year, $2 million federal grant to provide higher quality mental health services to child victims of commercial sex trafficking.

Media Contact Anna Varela Director of Communications School… more »

Donor Gives School $50,000 For Creation Of Dean’s Scholars Fund

Board of Advisors member Frank Strickland has donated $50,000 for the creation of the Dean’s Scholars Fund to support advancement of research and scholarly work in the School of Public Health at Georgia State University.

Awards will be available to faculty and students to support scholarly opportunities, such as the presentation of research… more »

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