Whether within tribal communities or on the academic path toward her PhD, Kelly Gonzales sees the importance of sharing life stories.
For Lisa, it was a true case of “mother knows best” that brought her to OSU to do graduate work in international public health. For Liz, her late-life search for meaningful work drew her to the PhD program in human development and family sciences. Mother and daughter are fulfilling their dreams together, and in June of 2009, they will don their black robes and mortarboards and receive their degrees from the College of Health and Human Sciences.
Training a new generation of leaders in long-term care
“Of all the fields that relate to health practice, public health is the only one that focuses primarily on prevention.”