epidemiologist

Navigating The Modeling & Predictions

Apr 7, 2020
NPR

In The Moment ... April 7, 2020 Show 790 Hour 2

Elizabeth Racz is an epidemiologist and public health expert at South Dakota Mines & Technology who teaches in the pre-health and biology program on campus. She's been helping us navigate the modeling and predictions of the pandemic. She joins us with an update and to answer your questions about the progression of coronavirus in South Dakota.   

Education and Healthcare reporting on SDPB is supported by Monument Health of Rapid City

SDPB

In The Moment ... March 17, 2020 Show 775 Hour 2

The South Dakota Board of Regents has announced all public universities will move to online learning for at least the next two weeks in light of public health concerns regarding coronavirus.  Professor Elizabeth Racz, Ph.D., MPH, is an epidemiologist and public health expert at South Dakota Mines & Technology. She teaches in the pre-health and biology program on campus.   

Education and Healthcare reporting on SDPB is supported by Monument Health of Rapid City

The Inner Level

Jan 28, 2019

In The Moment ... January 28, 2019 Show 503 Hour 1

Rates for social anxiety, narcissism, gambling and shopping addictions appear to be rising in the U.S. Can the cause be boiled down to inequality?

A new book, THE INNER LEVEL: How More Equal Societies Reduce Stress, Restore Sanity and Improve Everyone's Well-Being, attempts to make that case. The authors are Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett.