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MPH students capture student bowl competition

Congratulations to the MPH Case Competition Team of Collin Durling, Giovanni Galvez, Ciara Geoghagen and Rebecca Low for their first-place finish in the Oregon Society of Healthcare Executives (OSHE) Student Bowl. This year’s case focused on developing a sustainable model for rural health care services. OSHE sponsors the competition for master’s degree students in health management every two years. This […]

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MPH student to evaluate the National Grange for potential partnerships

Lilly Anderson, a second-year MPH student in the health promotion health behavior track, received a grant from the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice to fund the collaborative project, “A scoping review of the National Grange: A community level resource with the capacity to increase the reach of public health promotion and prevention for rural residents.” This project will […]

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MPH student received grant funding for internship

MPH student Ashley Jones received a grant from the Northwest Center for Public Health Practice from the University of Washington School of Public Health to help offset her internship costs. The grant funds projects in Alaska, Idaho, Montana, Oregon, Washington and Wyoming, and Ashley received funding for a field placement project titled “Central Oregon syringe […]

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Alumni Public Health

Getting to know Kevin Jian

Kevin Jian is working to lower the number of foodborne cases and outbreaks at a national level

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Alumni Public Health

Blazing his own trail

Tony Lapiz didn’t know much about the public health profession, but he knew he wanted to improve community health through policy. Through an Oregon State alumna he met during an undergraduate internship, he learned that a degree in public health could help him achieve that goal.

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Reeling them in

A master’s degree student, Hayley Strenke has been busy shaping her future. The Oregon native studies Environmental and Occupational Health (EOH), which she became interested in while an undergraduate student in the College of Public Health and Human Sciences.

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Alumni Kinesiology Public Health

Commencement 2017: Q&A with Jafra Thomas, MPH, Health Promotion and Health Behavior

Jafra Thomas will receive his master’s degree in Public Health on June 17 and is currently a doctoral degree candidate pursuing his PhD in Kinesiology. He earned his bachelor’s degree in Sports Sciences and his first master’s degree in Health and Exercise Science from the University of the Pacific in Stockton, Calif.