News and Events in College of Health and Human Development


December 21, 2005
Vondracek Named Interim Dean

November 28, 2005
The Methodology Center, Penn State, Receives Renewal of Major NIH Grant

November 11, 2005
Two HHD Affiliate Groups Received Awards at the Penn State Alumni Association’s 2005 Volunteer Awards Ceremony

November 7, 2005
Blubaugh to Represent College of Health and Human Development at Penn State Commencement

October 25, 2005
McLean’s Presents Lecture: Working in the NFL: Challenges of a Gay Athletic Trainer

October 24, 2005
HHD Announces Creation of the Capital Area Health and Human Development Institute

September 1, 2005
New Research Center in Penn State College of Health and Human Development to Tackle Childhood Obesity Epidemic

August 29, 2005
Reducing Fat, Replacing Muscle and Reversing the Aging Process: The Simple, Sensible and Sustainable Solution

June 30, 2005
Burton Receives Legacy Award from Family Research Consortium

June 30, 2005
Rats’ Response to “Stop Snacking” Signal Diminished by High-Fat Diet

June 30, 2005
Forty Fort Native to Serve as HHD Student Marshal at Penn State Commencement

June 30, 2005
New Research Center in Penn State College of Health and Human Development to Tackle Childhood Obesity Epidemic

June 28, 2005
Fick Named Fellow by the Gerontological Society of America

June 28, 2005
Penn State Appoints Team to Evaluate Health Sciences Portfolio

June 20, 2005
Elevated CRP Can Foil Diet’s Ability to Lower Cholesterol

June 9, 2005
Chalandra Bryant Named CIC Academic Leadership Fellow

May 25, 2005
Center for Food Innovation Helps Deliver Healthier, Tastier Products to Consumers

May 9, 2005
Graduate Student Receives Health Administration Fellowship

May 9, 2005
George Graham Appointed to Governor’s Advisory Council on Physical Fitness and Sports

May 9, 2005
Mona Counts Named President-Elect of American Academy of Nurse Practitioners

April 21, 2005
Nutritional Sciences Majors to Represent HHD as Student Marshals

April 19, 2005
College of Health and Human Development to Host Diversity Celebration on April 21

April 7, 2005
Competition in Health Care May Not Result in Better Quality

April 5, 2005
Maternal Iron Deficiency Disrupts Mother/Child Interaction

March 23, 2005
Mental Health Service Costs Offset By Savings in Other Public Sectors

March 21, 2005
Employment Prospects Good for Most Cancer Survivors – But Not All

March 17, 2005
Nan Crouter Named Chair of Christian Children’s Fund Board of Directors

March 17, 2005
Mark Greenberg Appointed to National Advisory Council on Drug Abuse

March 17, 2005
Former U.S. Assistant Secretary for Aging to Speak at Penn State

March 17, 2005
Status of Women’s Health Research Focus of Upcoming Lecture

March 16, 2005
Kerry Ann Rockquemore to Deliver Next Lecture in Multiracial Realities Speaker Series

March 16, 2005
Mayers Lecture to Explore Public Health Issues Facing America

March 16, 2005
Pawelczyk wins 2005 Penn State Faculty Outreach Award

March 1, 2005
Emory University Provost Next Speaker in HHD Multicultural Speaker Series

March 1, 2005
The Volumetrics Eating Plan, by Barbara Rolls, Now on Sale

February 22, 2005
HHD to Be Part of New Penn State Neuroscience Institute

February 15, 2005
NYU Professor to Kick Off Multicultural Speaker Series in the College of Health and Human Development

January 28, 2005
Preschoolers Not Getting Enough Fiber

Janaury 25, 2005
Edward McAuley to Deliver Annual Sport Psychology Lecture

January 24, 2005
Women’s Leadership Initiative Accepting Applications for 2005-2006 Academic Year

January 21, 2005
Abused Women Less Likely to Be in Stable Relationships

January 17, 2005
Individualized Medicine Emerging from Gene-Environment Studies

January 12, 2005
Added Sugar Displaces Food Groups Lowering Quality of Preschooler Diets

January 12, 2005
Kozlowski, Susman Appointed to Psychological Bulletin Editorial Board

January 10, 2005
Graduate Student Selected for Prestigious Health Administration Fellowship

January 6, 2005
Doctors Must Consider Potentially Inappropriate Medications When Treating Elderly Error processing SSI file