Center for Health and Bioscience

CHB In the News

Are Smoking Bans Improving Public Health?

Vivian Ho, director of Center for Health and Biosciences, discusses her co-authored study on the effectiveness of public smoking bans. Houston Matters. | Oct. 13, 2016, 1:53 p.m.

When genetic autopsies lead to ethical dilemmas

Health policy scholar Quianta Moore is quoted in The Atlantic about her study on the ethics of using a DNA test to explain an individual's sudden death. | Oct. 11, 2016, 11:53 a.m.

Super Bowl 2017 and the flu

Health economist Vivian Ho discusses a recent study on flu deaths in cities that host the Super Bowl — an event that encourages thousands of residents and visitors to gather together to watch the game. Read her commentary in TMC–Health Policy. | Sept. 27, 2016, 8 a.m.