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Containing the Coronavirus

The COVID-19 pandemic is challenging our global and national public health preparedness, capacity, and strategies. Key components of the public health strategy to prevent the spread of respiratory virus infections such as COVID-19 include identification, isolation,...

Patients Satisfied with Mobile App for Opioid Use Treatment

Peer-Reviewed study investigates use of video technology to ensure patients take buprenorphineBALTIMORE, MD (January 20, 2020) – A small pilot study showed that patients were largely satisfied with a mobile app that enabled them to upload videos of themselves taking...

5 Back-to-School Tips for Pediatric Asthma

Pediatric asthma is considered the most common chronic serious disease among infants and children, with approximately 8.4 percent of children diagnosed in the United States. Within the past two decades, the prevalence of asthma has steadily risen and the number of...

Participant Spotlight: Columbus Public Health

The Ben Franklin Tuberculosis (TB) Program, housed at Columbus Public Health (CPH), serves as the TB control unit for Franklin County, Ohio. The program is responsible for all aspects of TB surveillance, case management, and prevention and control activities....

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