15 Dec

Dr. Beth Molnar Receives 4-Year Grant from the CDC

Dr. Beth Molnar, Director of the Violence Prevention and Trauma Studies team, has received funding from the Center for Disease Control for her Evaluation of school-based Healthy Relationships project. Dr. Molnar’s study will conduct a trial of a preventive interventions for child sexual abuse among children pre-K through 5th grade in Washington, DC public charter […]

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15 Dec

Building Back Stronger: A Panel Discussion on Racial and Health Equity Lessons Learned During COVID-19

Last week the Institute for Health Equity and Social Justice Research hosted a panel discussion with representatives from state and local health and mental health agencies on racial and health equity lessons learned during COVID-19. The full event video can be seen here.

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30 Nov

NU-PEL Co-hosts Virtual Event with the GBEN

The Northeastern University Public Evaluation Lab (NU-PEL) and the Greater Boston Evaluation Network (GBEN) co-hosted a virtual event as a part of the Culturally Responsive Evaluation (CRE) series. The full event session can be watched here.

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25 Nov

Dr. Beth Molnar Interviewed by NBC10 Boston

Dr. Beth Molnar, Director of the Violence Prevention and Trauma Studies Team here at the Institute, was recently interviewed by NBC10 regarding the death of 5-year-old Elijah Lewis. The full story can be seen here.

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21 Oct

Faculty, Staff, and students from the Institute, Northeastern Public Evaluation Lab (NU-PEL), and Dr. Molnars’ Lab Participate in Northeastern’s Annual SOURCE Event

On October 6, 2021 Faculty, Staff, and students from the Institute, Northeastern Public Evaluation Lab (NU-PEL), and Dr. Molnars’ Lab participated in SOURCE, which is the university-wide Showcase of Opportunities for Undergraduate Research and Creative Endeavor. Nearly 150 faculty members shared the latest news about their research and creative projects with over 1,600 enthusiastic undergraduates. Dr. […]

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20 Sep

SGAs Receive Grants to Move Forward Their Doctoral Dissertations

PhD student Lorraine Lacroix-Williamson has been named a Fellow of the Fostering Diversity in HIV Research program at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. This research training program is supported by an R25 grant from the National Institutes of Health. It is designed to assist underrepresented minority trainees in medicine […]

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4 Aug

Childcare is a Business Issue? Harvard Business Review Article

Director of the Institute, Alisa Lincoln, along with Northeastern faculty Alicia Modestino, Associate Professor of Public Policy and Urban Affairs,  and Jamie Ladge, Associate Professor of Management recently had an article, Childcare Is a Business Issue, featured in the Harvard Business Review. The article explores childcare as a shared business issue rather than an individual family issue and […]

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4 Aug

New Publication From Faculty Scholar Dani Snyder-Young

Faculty scholar, Dr. Dani Snyder Young, Assistant Professor of Theater College of Arts, Media, and Design, recently published a paper titled, Recovery capital and collaborative theatre making: how actors in recovery from substance addiction value their participation in addiction prevention plays. The paper focuses on identifying benefits that those recovering from substance abuse can gain by participating in theater-based support programs like Improbable Players. It also recognizes the four key […]

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2 Aug

Recent Publication from Affiliated Faculty Wallis Adams and Director Alisa Lincoln

Wallis Adams (IHESJR Affiliated Faculty) and Alisa Lincoln’s (Director of IHESJR) article, “Barriers to and Facilitators of Implementing Peer Support Services for Criminal Justice–Involved Individuals”, was recently published in Psychiatric Services. It is a qualitative study exploring factors associated with the adoption, implementation and maintenance of community-based peer support services for justice-involved individuals, also known […]

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28 Jul

Former HEI Sophie Wiltshire Featured in Online Florida Paper

Sophie Wiltshire is a recent Bouvé​ College of Health Sciences’ graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Science. She was recently feature​d in St. Pete Catalyst, a local Florida news platform. During her time as an undergraduate student​at Northeastern University, Sophie had the opportunity to intern at Daystar Life Center which is dedicated […]

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23 Jul

Announcing the Summer 2020 Advancing Health Equity Pilot Awards

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