Wellness and Prevention Health Reform Digest / Aug 16

Today’s News (8/16/16)     We join countless others in mourning the tragic, untimely passing last week of our colleague, Harrison Spencer, president and CEO of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH).  Here are a few tributes from ASPPH, UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, and Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

In Memoriam: Patricia Buffler, PhD

Patricia Buffler, PhD,  internationally esteemed researcher known for her work on some of the world’s largest studies on childhood leukemia and environmental health, has died. Buffler, professor of epidemiology and dean emerita of the UC School of Public Health died of a stroke while in her campus office Thursday evening, Sept. 26. She was 75. At