From May, 2015

The Roots of Public Health

Catherine (Katia) Sokoloff    Where did Public Health start? Who were its early champions and practitioners? How did a field with roots in medicine, nursing, and the social sciences grow to become its own profession? These are the questions that intrigue me; I have always been fascinated in the Progressive Era, especially in the birth of…

Easter Egg Roll

Breaking It Down for Public Health

by Niels Bantilan, MPH ‘16 in the Department of Sociomedical Science These are your ingredients: digital technology, public health, and Hip Hop. Now collide these seemingly disparate disciplines. What do you get? I was unsure of the answer to this question when I entered Mailman in the Fall of 2012, but I knew what I…