The Division of Public Health Sciences has been working with MindsEye Radio and LAMP, Language Access Metro Project, to produce health-related podcasts. The podcasts, “Health Beyond Barriers“, are 10-minute health podcasts produced in English, Spanish, Bosnian, Vietnamese and Arabic. The podcasts are distributed within a 75-mile radius of Belleville, Illinois, and are available for listening through various smartphone and tablet apps as well as online. Please click on a podcast topic below to choose one of the five available languages.

2018 Schedule

Winter Topic: 8 Ways Cancer Prevention Works
Graham Colditz, MD, DrPH

2017 Schedule

February Topic: Importance of Knowing Family Health History
Erin Linnenbringer, PhD

March Topic: National Standards for Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services in Health and Health Care (The National CLAS Standards)
Vetta Sanders Thompson, PhD

April Topic: Why Screen for Colon Cancer, and Who Should?
Jean Wang, MD, PhD

May Topic: Physical Activity in Your Daily Life
Erika Waters, PhD, MPH

October Topic: Talking with your Physician
Mary Politi, PhD

November Topic: Affording Your Medications
Aimee James, PhD, MPH

2016 Schedule

March Topic: Colon Cancer Screening and Prevention
Aimee James, PhD, MPH

April Topic: Importance of Whole Grains in One’s Diet
Hank Dart, MS

June Topic: Breast Cancer Screening and Prevention
Rebecca Lobb, ScD, MPH and Julia Maki, PhD

September Topic: Prostate Cancer Screening and Prevention
Bettina Drake, PhD, MPH