As the aging baby boomer population needs more care, and our world becomes more and more interested in wellness, there is a growing emphasis placed on public health. Public health is an integral part of communities, as it encompasses all … Continue reading What Does MPH Stand for in Medical Terms?
Public health is more necessary than ever. With about 1.8 billion job openings projected each year in health-related occupations, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), it’s no surprise that many students are now pursuing degrees in Public … Continue reading What Does a Registered Sanitarian Do?
Biostatistics is the application of statistics to the study of biology. Biostatistics is also sometimes referred to as biometry. Biostatistics is vital to so many aspects of medical sciences, including genetics, pharmaceuticals, neuroscience, environmental health, genomics, and more. Here, we’re … Continue reading What is Biostatistics in Regard to Public Health?
The American Public Health Association (APHA) stated that “Public health promotes and protects the health of all people and their communities [and that] … the science-based field strives to give everyone a safe place to live, learn, work, and play.” … Continue reading 5 Well-Paying Public Health Careers You May Not Know About
While public health professionals and nurses have always been critical assets to society, the COVID-19 pandemic revealed how essential these individuals are in protecting the health and safety of our local and global communities. At the same time, the pandemic … Continue reading What is a Nurse Epidemiologist and How to Become One
It is extraordinary to be living at this time in history when “public health” is in the lexicon of everyday language. Barbers were considered to be fair surgeons and dentists and acted as the first physicians until the advent of hospitals. Flush toilets … Continue reading 4 Examples of Public Health Policies (that YOU Can Influence)
Healthcare leaders oversee the care of thousands of lives every day. Being in a leadership role is a demanding position that requires emotional strength and intelligence, but with the right educational foundation the best leaders are able to navigate the … Continue reading Crucial Facts & Concentrations for Your Healthcare Leadership Career
From mental health treatment to racial equity, climate change to healthcare, discover the top contemporary public health initiatives of 2022. Continue reading Five Major Public Health Initiatives in 2022 (and How to Make an Impact)
A Master’s in Public Health can qualify you for advanced positions that earn over three figures annually. Find out what you can do with an MPH degree! Continue reading What Can You Do with a Master’s in Public Health (MPH)?
So, you found you are passionate about the field of public health. In order to advance in this field, you are considering a Master’s in Public Health (MPH) degree. It is no secret that earning your Master’s in Public Health … Continue reading What are the Requirements for an MPH Degree?
You’re going to work hard for your master’s degree. Don’t you think your degree should work just as hard for you? Goodwin University’s Master’s in Public Health (MPH) program is offered in three concentrations, designed to help you take control … Continue reading 3 Master’s in Public Health (MPH) Concentrations to Consider for Your Career
Bianca Noroñas studied communications in Puerto Rico. She grew up in Hato Rey, and while studying in Santurce, she worked as a freelancer for documentaries, local movies, music videos, and short films. An awarded film editor, producer, costume director, and … Continue reading Bianca’s Story: Braving the Storm and Seeking Success
If you’ve been alive during 2020, there is no way that you haven’t heard of the CDC, or Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. But did you realize that, by definition, the CDC is the nation’s leading public health agency? … Continue reading Is Public Health a Good Career Choice for Me?
The public health field is filled with opportunities for those looking to make a difference in the world. While an advanced degree is not required for most entry-level public health positions today, it will open doors to many incredible and … Continue reading How to Find (and Get Into) a Public Health Graduate School
People who work in public health are often motivated by big challenges. Public health professionals tackle time-sensitive and life-threatening problems that most of us would rather not worry about, and they do it on a day-to-day basis. Epidemics and diseases, … Continue reading How to Become a Public Health Director (Online!)
Amidst a global pandemic, in which people worldwide were afraid for their health and well-being, it seems unexpected that the largest social justice movement in United States history also occurred. The Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests began in Minneapolis on … Continue reading The Connection Between Social Justice and Public Health
Health inspectors play an important role in protecting the health and safety of our communities. On a daily basis, these specialists examine, test, and evaluate workplace conditions and environments, to ensure both employees and consumers are kept safe. This means … Continue reading How to Become a Health Inspector in Connecticut
Now more than ever, the world is in need of public health professionals. Find out which types of public health careers you can pursue within this high-demand field. In late 2019, the world first learned about a new, novel coronavirus. … Continue reading 7 Inspiring Types of Public Health Careers You Can Pursue