Spring 2017

In the air

A new study finds women who have higher exposure to fine particulate matter in the air are more likely to have dense breast tissue, a well-established strong risk factor for breast cancer.

Moving ahead

Dr. Gordon Mitchell’s research has shown that the ability to breathe on one’s own after a spinal cord injury can be improved by manipulating a patient’s oxygen levels.

Mark Robitaille named 2017 PHHP Alumnus of the Year

Mark E. Robitaille was named the college’s Outstanding Alumnus of the Year in recognition of outstanding leadership contributions to the field of hospital administration.