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Hurricane Research at the GSU Library

Workers fix a broken traffic light in Savannah, GA after Hurricane David in 1979.

Hurricanes destroy property and take lives, but they also inspire many research topics. Storm related questions include: Does climate change mean more and stronger storms? Is the Saffir-Simpson scale of hurricane intensity accurate? What is the human cost of living … Continue reading

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In the Eye of the Storm: Health Disparities, Environmental Health Threats and Disasters on the Gulf Coast

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The Partnership for Urban Health Research presents its AnnualĀ  Lecture on Monday, April 25th, 11 AM in Room 480 of the University Center. Maureen Lichtveld, M.D., M.P.H., Professor and Chair of the Department of Environmental Health Sciences, Tulane University School … Continue reading

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