Oct 12, 2018
Penn State community members, including faculty and staff, will be invited to submit ideas for pilot projects that are aimed at fulfilling the...
Oct 12, 2018
Penn State senior Rachel Brettler, who is majoring in biobehavioral health and minoring in human development and family studies, is being mentored by...
Oct 12, 2018
Many rural Pennsylvania communities are seeing unique challenges related to the health of residents. Deaths related to heart and liver diseases,...
Oct 12, 2018
Reducing nicotine intake, a step towards helping smokers reduce — or break — the habit, can be influenced by the price and availability of reduced-...
Oct 11, 2018
SSRI co-fund and CEDR director Paul Morgan’s research has been featured in the “New Yorker’s” article, “Georgia’s Separate and Unequal Special-...
Oct 11, 2018
After over 35 years of service at Penn State, Sherry Yocum has retired as administrative director at SSRI. A retirement party was held in her honor...
Oct 10, 2018
Almost 10 million older adults in the U.S. have cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s Disease, or other related dementias. Penn State researchers are...
Oct 4, 2018
Penn State’s Consortium to Combat Substance Abuse (CCSA) and Social Science Research Institute (SSRI) are announcing a call for proposals for the...
Oct 3, 2018
Pennsylvania is one of the states most impacted by the growing opioid epidemic, with one of the highest overdose death rates in the country — but a...
Oct 2, 2018
The 2018 National Symposium on Family Issues will focus on the challenges that families in rural areas face and the strategies they take to maintain...

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