Mailman School of Public Health

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2013

    Is Lead Exposure Behind Cities' Schizophrenia Problem?

    In New York City, like in many other major metropolises, schizophrenia is a disease that can be more visible than most. In 1999, after a schizophrenic off his meds pushed a woman into the path of an oncoming N train, New York State even came up with a law to make the mentally ill seek compulsory tre ... More >>

  • NYC Life

    March 27, 2007

    TB or Not TB

    A nurse's cough turns into a public health crisis in the Bronx

  • News

    March 1, 2005

    Columbia Still Unbecoming

    President Lee Bollinger continues to compromise his beleaguered administration

  • News

    May 4, 2004

    The Doctrine of Atrocity

    U.S. against "them"—a tradition of institutionalized brutality

  • News

    September 21, 1999

    Unnatural Disasters

    How Humans Are Behind the Weather Weirdness