The September 4 issue of Nature, the world’s leading multidisciplinary science journal, features the work of associate professor Desmond U. Patton and his SAFElab team, who are analyzing social media messages related to youth violence. Dr. Patton, a social worker
A research project for our Social Intervention Group ran a successful #loveanywhere campaign in Harlem to show support for LGBT equality.
Faculty member Desmond Patton (right) collaborates with a director at Columbia's Data Science Institute on a project using data science to prevent gang violence.
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A revitalized Management Fellows Program was rolled out in style on September 14, when Program Director Dr. Tara Batista introduced this year’s 11 fellows at a champagne reception. The Management Fellows curriculum, an especially beloved and prestigious part of SSW’s
The School of Social Work's Center for Complicated Grief (CCG), under the direction of M. Katherine Shear, MD, is collaborating with the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USU) on Stepping Forward in Grief, a study of two innovative digital
Two new tenure-track faculty members have joined the Columbia School of Social Work at the start of the 2018–2019 academic year. Epidemiologist Alissa Davis (left in above photo) and medical sociologist Brooke West have joined the full-time faculty of the
By Nabila El-Bassel For the past several years, Central Asia and Eastern Europe have been the only areas of the world where the number of new HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths are on the rise, due largely to injection drug