Rural Health Scholars Program
(The above video was shot at a presentation for the Rural Health Scholars Program end of year report)
Chappy Pilot Findings
The following findings were gathered by Rural Health Scholars in the summer of 2011.
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Naushon Pilot Findings
In 1986, Naushon residents provided sera samples to determine their exposure to Lyme Disease. Since then, public education efforts have improved and the Naushon deer population has been reduced by 85% due to predation by coyotes. In 2011, 85 Naushon residents again provided sera samples for TBI testing.
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