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The College of Health and Human Development announces its 2017 student recipients of the Francis Hoffman Award for Excellence in Writing.


The 25th annual National Symposium on Family Issues, “Families and Technology,” will be held Oct. 23-24 at the Nittany Lion Inn.


The National Academy of Medicine and Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) recently named the 2017-18 class of RWJF Health Policy Fellows, which includes Caprice Knapp, associate professor of health policy and administration at Penn State.


The latest episode in the “Ask the Experts” series features Dr. Jeffrey Wong, associate dean for medical education at Penn State, and Morgan Decker, medical student design partner, who discuss an innovative approach to medical education at Penn State.


Suzy Scherf, associate professor of psychology and neuroscience, is heading up a five-year project being funded by a $3.5 million grant from the National Institute of Mental Health to investigate adolescent-specific changes in face processing before, during and after pubertal development.


As a supplement to the major, many health policy and administration students select a minor in Information Sciences and Technology (IST) or Global Health to better prepare them for their career goals.


Amelia Browning, a Schreyer Honors College undergraduate student in the Penn State Department of Health Policy and Administration (HPA), received the 2017 Jennifer S. Cwynar Community Achievement Award.


Ira Lubert, a 1973 Penn State graduate and chair of the University’s Board of Trustees, has committed a $5 million gift to benefit numerous areas across the institution.


Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf has appointed Lisa Davis, director of the Pennsylvania Office of Rural Health, outreach associate professor of health policy and administration at Penn State, and a Penn State alumna, to serve as a member of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Rural Affairs.


This week, we recognize four people who go above and beyond what's asked of them in their work at the University. We're sending a "We Are!" to Penn Staters with the College of Health and Human Development, Penn State Behrend, the College of Engineering and Undergraduate Education.


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