BSPH student confronts black women's health disparities at APHA

Third-year BSPH student Kaitlyn Jones

Third-year Bachelor of Science in Public Health student Kaitlyn Jones presented a poster at the 2018 American Public Health Association's Annual Meeting and Expo, the largest annual gathering of public health professionals, on Sunday. Over 12,000 people attended and presented...

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Slow and steady earns the degree

Tabitha Hootman, undergraduate student of public health sociology

Most undergraduates try to attain their degrees in four, maybe five years. But Tabitha Hootman is in no rush to get her diploma – and that is not necessarily a bad thing.

Hootman began working on her Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree in public health...

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Pan-Asian Mental Wellness Association aims to create a home for everyone

Meghana Gorur, president of the Pan-Asian Mental Wellness Association and student of environmental public health

Conquering the socio-cultural barriers that hinder students' mental wellness is no small task, especially when you're working toward your undergraduate degree in public health. But that's the mission Meghana Gorur has taken on as president of the Pan-Asian Mental Wellness...

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Not every path to success is a straight line

Laura Zdon '18

As she watched the hustle of the students bathed in the haze of the early morning light, every blink captured a snapshot of her future. 

Alumna Laura Zdon’s journey to the College of Public Health was “non-...

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The Passing of Dr. Martin D. Keller

Dr. Martin D. Keller

Born in Brooklyn, NY, in 1923 and having studied at Yeshiva University, NYU and Cornell, Dr. Keller became a nationally recognized epidemiologist and professor who played a critical role in the formation of what is now The Ohio State University College of Public Health. ...

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Quality is an 'afterthought' in the campaign for health care access, report finds

Marcel Yotebieng, associate professor of epidemiology

Associate professor of epidemiology Marcel Yotebieng, MD, MPH, PhD, alongside 13 other experts in the field, co-authored a report released in August by the National Academy of Medicine.

The report, titled “Crossing the Global Quality Chasm: Improving health care...

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