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Patient Health Portal Spotlight

Most Patients Wary, Unaware of Benefits of Using Health Portals

Two-thirds of patients who visited a doctor in 2017 did not use a health portal that could help improve their health in the long run, according to a new study by Denise Anthony, professor of Health Management and Policy. Read More.

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What Are Social Determinants of Health?

Your health is influenced by a wide range of factors, and the body you were born with is only one of them. Learn about some of the other factors that influence our health and what public health professionals do to address them.

"[At Michigan Public Health,] I gained skills in statistics and data application. I became good at using data to translate biostatistics, epidemiology, and nutritional sciences into potential improvements to cultural phenomena like food insecurity, social structures, and how the built environment affect human mobility and health." Hollie Kicinski, MPH '17, Nutritional Sciences

Hollie Kicinski

MPH '17, Nutritional Sciences