Master of Public Health Programs Panel

Tuesday, November 12, 2019
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM (ET)
Usdan University Center Usdan 108 (Taylor Meeting Room)
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Information Session
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Rodriguez, Mildred
2199
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https://eaglet.wesleyan.edu/MasterCalendar/EventDetails.aspx?EventDetailId=89454

Come meet with the members of this panel to learn more about the curricula, admissions criteria and the diversity of areas of study within their public health programs at Yale, Columbia, Johns Hopkins, and Harvard.

Public health has as a goal the monitoring of health indicators, developing interventions, assessing risk factors and educating communities in order to improve health and quality of life through prevention and awareness of behavioral modification. Examples of public health initiatives and promotion include vaccinations, diabetes prevention though healthy eating and exercise, prevention of disease through hand washing, prevention of sexually transmitted diseases/infections and many others. Come learn how public health specialists are trained to work within healthcare teams.

Presented by the Gordon Career Center

Co-Sponsored by the American Medical Student Association, Wesleyan Chapter

Co-Sponsored by the National Organization on Rare Diseases Student Association of Connecticut

Co-Sponsored by BLAC—Brown Latinx Asian and Color Premed Society

 

 

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