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Health Tips Public Health

What’s in your water?

College and Extension faculty share the ins and outs of ensuring your drinking water is safe. The big takeaway: Arsenic, nitrate and lead are tasteless, odorless and invisible. The only way to know if they are present is to test your water using a certified laboratory.

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News Public Health Research

Pregnant women living near fracking sites face higher risk of hypertension

In the U.S., an estimated 11.3 million people live within 1 km of a drilling site.

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Alumni Features Public Health

From here to there: A Q&A with Community Health Coordinator Marissa Lovell, MPH ’21

Health promotion and health behavior alumna Marissa Lovell, MPH ’21, joined the college to discuss life after college, her current role and more.

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Community Engagement Features Public Health Research Students

Center for Health Innovation connects students with the community for hands-on learning and outreach

Since August 2020, a talented team of students in OSU’s Center for Health Innovation have provided “surge” support to local public health departments in response to COVID-19.

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Faculty and Staff Features Public Health

Getting to know Sandi Phibbs

Meet CPHHS’ Sandi Phibbs, who teaches online MPH students and supports OCHI as a manager of innovation, evaluation and research.

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Faculty and Staff Features Public Health

Health equity and diversity champion recognized by state/national public health association and OSU

Associate professor and public health rising star Jonathan Garcia brought home three awards in 2021 for his leadership and work advancing health equity and inclusiveness in public health research, teaching and practice.