Public Health General Scholarship Fund Makes Important Difference to Students

February 10, 2017 by Katie Raby | CPH Communications
Categories: scholarships

With the costs of higher education rising, scholarships for students are becoming more important than ever. The average cost for an undergraduate student to attend The Ohio State University is between $25,820 and $44,784, whereas graduate students can pay anywhere between $31,740 and $52,196 per year, depending on whether they are Ohio residents or not.

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Ohio State Public Health Researcher Receives 4-Year NIH Grant to Better Assess Donor Quality and Predict Post-Transplantation Outcomes for Kidney Transplant Patients

February 8, 2017 by Steve Barrish | Communications Coordinator
Categories: Biostatistics, Research

Over 16,000 end-stage renal disease (ESRD) patients undergo kidney transplantation in the United States every year. For most ESRD patients, successful kidney transplantation provides longer survival and a better quality of life than dialysis.

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After nearly 40 years as a Buckeye, Lynn Higginbotham embarks on next adventure

January 26, 2017 by Steve Barrish | Communications
Categories: Epidemology, Staff, Division Coordinators, Retirement

Lynn Higginbotham

With her headset on and glasses draped around her neck, division coordinator Lynn Higginbotham has been a welcoming presence in our Ohio State public health family for nearly 24 years. She’ll serve her final day on Tuesday, Jan. 31, before setting off on new adventures in retirement.

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College of Public Health Center Receives Grants to Help Health Departments With Accreditations, Form Regional CHIP

January 18, 2017 by Steve Barrish | Communications Coordinator
Categories: Public Health

CPHP staff members

The Center for Public Health Practice (CPHP) at The Ohio State University College of Public Health has received two funding awards to provide accreditation support to Vinton County and the Delaware County Health Departments.  The funding will also boost efforts to create an innovative regional Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) in southeastern Ohio.

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November 2016 Statement from the College of Public Health

January 5, 2017 by The College of Public Health Categories: Public Health

In our rapidly changing world, the OSU College of Public Health re-affirms our dedication to our stated Mission: “To protect and improve the health of the people of Ohio, the nation and the

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MHA Students Compete Nationally in Case Competitions

December 27, 2016 by Colleen Herr | Communications Coordinator
Categories: MHA, HSMP, Students, healthcare

The College of Public Health Master of Health Administration (MHA) program sent students to two high-profile case competitions in recent months where they were challenged to develop the best solution to a health care related case study.  

MHA program director Julie Robbins describes the importance of case competitions both to student development and the program’s reputation.

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Public Health Ranked #5 out of 35 Best Bachelors in Public Health Degrees

December 7, 2016 by Colleen Herr | Communications Coordinator
Categories: BSPH, Students, Public Health, Undergraduate public health

Ohio State University’s bachelor's in public health degree has been ranked #5 in the nation by

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College of Public Health Honors Ohio’s Public Health Champions

December 6, 2016 by Colleen Herr | Communications Coordinator
Categories: Community, Diversity, Events, Outreach, Alumni

The Ohio State College of Public Health honored five individuals and organizations for their selfless and pioneering work improving lives in Ohio during the 12th annual Champions of Public Health Awards Reception, on Wednesday, November 30.

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Farm to Table Program Provides Global Experience to Veterinary Public Health Students

December 2, 2016 by Colleen Herr | Communications Coordinator
Categories: Veterinary Public Health, Students, Faculty

This past November, Veterinary Public Health students, along with Public Health and Veterinary Preventative Medicine faculty, explored firsthand the leading exporting animal food production systems from farm-to-table in Costa Rica.

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National Health Care Leaders and MHA Alumni, Students Converge During 41st Annual Management Institute and Alumni Banquet

November 16, 2016 by Colleen Herr | Communications Coordinator
Categories: Alumni MHA, HSMP, Students, healthcare

This fall, the Health Services Management and Policy Alumni Society (HSMPAS) hosted the 41st annual Management Institute and Alumni Banquet. This day-long event featured a variety of speakers, networking sessions and CEU opportunities which attracted over 110 HSMP alumni, current students, faculty and notable health care leaders.

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