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Dominic Parrott is researching ways to prevent violence by helping bystanders develop the skills and confidence to intervene.
A critical weakness in hospital administration, poorly timed patient discharges — whether premature or overdue — result in worse health, staggering rates of readmission and financial losses of untold billions. James C. Cox, an economist, is developing an app driven by artificial intelligence to help doctors remedy the problem.
Graduate students at the School of Social Work are working to honor and memorialize Fulton County’s 35 known victims of lynching. As they engage the public about the ongoing struggle for racial justice, they hope to inspire changes to policy that will help resolve some of today’s most pressing issues.