News for May 2017

Song, Berman among co-authors of research demonstrating dangers of ventilated cigarettes

Min-Ae Song, PhD, postdoctoral fellow in the CPH Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science, and Micah Berman, JD, CPH assistant professor, were among the co-authors on...

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OSU College of Public Health graduate receives Ohio Public Health Association’s annual Student of Merit Award

Kate Friedman, a 2017 bachelor of science in public health graduate with a specialization in sociology and a minor in political science, was this year’s recipient of the Ohio Public Health Association’s (OPHA) annual Student of Merit Award.

Friedman was nominated for the award by the...

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A trip to the barber changed ’17 grad’s path toward public health

Jonathan Robinson '17

Going to the barber can change your life.

For Jonathan Robinson, BSPH ’17, a visit to the barber was just one of several to-do’s on his list before starting his freshman year at Ohio State. But none shaped his career passion like the day he walked into “A Cut Above the Rest."

“When...

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Norris, Umoyo wa Thanzi research team honored with OSU’s 2017 International Engagement Award

Alison Norris, PhD, assistant professor of epidemiology in the Ohio State College of Public Health, received the OSU Emerging International Engagement Award on May 3 from the Office of International Affairs for the research program she helps lead in Malawi called Umoyo wa Thanzi (UTHA, Health...

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College celebrates graduates’ achievements during annual Pre-Commencement

The College of Public Health (CPH) recognized and celebrated the academic journey and successes of its graduating students during the college's annual Pre-Commencement program Saturday, May 6 at the Fawcett Center. About 500 students and their families, faculty, staff, and alumni gathered for...

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OSU swimming, Ronald McDonald House and public health: all part of Bopp's journey

Fourth-year public health student Amy Bopp has made the most of her time here with the College of Public Health, and will be receiving her bachelor of science in public health with a sociology specialization degree Sunday.

“I think this college is an experience unlike anything else that...

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Graduating student finds MHA to be perfect blend of business, health

As MHA candidate Amanda Masciarelli approaches graduation she reflects on how her Ohio State experience didn’t necessarily start out in the field of public health.  

“I actually started out wanting to be a doctor -- I took a bunch of courses in undergrad thinking I wanted to go to medical...

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About The Ohio State University College of Public Health

The Ohio State University College of Public Health is a leader in educating students, creating new knowledge through research, and improving the livelihoods and well-being of people in Ohio and beyond.  The College’s divisions include biostatistics, environmental health sciences, epidemiology, health behavior and health promotion, and health services management and policy.   It is ranked 19th among all colleges of public health in the U.S. by U.S. News & World Report, and also includes the top 10-ranked MHA degree program.  The College provides leadership and expertise for Ohio and the world through its Center for Health Outcomes, Policy and Evaluation Studies (HOPES), Center for Public Health Practice, and the NCI-funded Center of Excellence in Regulatory Tobacco Science (CERTS).

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