Yearly Archives: 2018


Chocolate cravings? Mindfulness or distraction may help stave off the urge to binge

By |July 6th, 2018|News|

July 6, 2018 CSDA Associate Julia Hormes taked about how to reduce craving for chocolate with mindfulness or distraction. Read more at South China Morning Post

Meet the Top 15 Most Successful Iranian Women on Intl. Women’s Day

By |June 29th, 2018|News|

June 29, 2018 CSDA Associate Roxana Moslehi named as the top 15 most successful Iranian women. Read more at Real Iran

Partnering for Public Health

By |June 20th, 2018|News|

June 20, 2018 CSDA Associate Eli Rosenberg with a research team at the Emory Universty create models that improve public health decision-making at the national, state and local levels. Read more at UAlbany News Center

Vessel safety, the weather and AIS

By |June 18th, 2018|News|

June 18, 2018 CSDA Associate Catherine T. Lawson talked about the challenges inherent in creating weather models where sensors are not stationary, as would be the case on moving vessels. Read more at Workboat

UAlbany team gets $870,000 grant to get food from fields to pantries

By |June 18th, 2018|News|

June 18, 2018    CSDA Associate Beth Feingold and Akiko Hosler with a team from School of Public health has received more than $870,000 in grants to research how to prevent food from rotting in farm fields and dumpsters and divert it to needy consumers while it's still fresh. Read more at Times Union

Medical Team Sets Out To Solve New York VRL Outbreak Mystery

By |June 11th, 2018|News|

June 11, 2018 CSDA Associate Roxana Moslehi's research guilded a team at the Mt. Sinai/Beth Israel Comprehensive Cancer Center to solve New York VRL outbreak mystery. Read more at PatientWorthy

Social Media Can Influence Drug and Alcohol Addiction in Teens

By |June 11th, 2018|News|

June 11, 2018 CSDA Associate Julia Hormes talked about how social media increases the brain’s propensity for addiction. Read more at

Too Good to Waste

By |May 30th, 2018|News|

May 30, 2018    CSDA Associate Beth Feingold and Akiko Hosler have received $433,154 from the Foundation for Food and Agricultural Research (FFAR), with additional funds being provided by local non-profits and state agencies, to address the association between food waste, food insecurity and increased cardio-metabolic risk factors such as obesity, diabetes and heart disease. [...]

Women and Underrepresented Minorities Less Likely to Be Last Authors

By |May 18th, 2018|News|

May 18, 2018 CSDA Associate Gerald Marschke found that gender gaps are smaller among blacks and Hispanics than among non-Hispanic whites. Read more at Inside Higher Ed

How Should a Nation Care for its Aging Citizens?

By |May 11th, 2018|News|

May 10, 2018 CSDA Associate Yuchi Young talked about how to provide services for a growing elderly population especially with dementia. Read more at UAlbany News