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  • Abilene Emerson

    Helping Keep Michigan Workers Safe

    Abilene Emerson

    Abilene Emerson (MPH Candidate, Environmental Health Sciences) completed an industrial hygiene internship last summer at Bell’s Brewery in Kalamazoo, as the safety intern. In this short video, Abilene describes one of the many health and safety projects she worked on, a noise exposure assessment of all the lines in the massive complex. Read more

  • Danny Gessel

    Improving Access Through Strong Hospital Leadership

    Danny Gessel

    Health Management and Policy student Danny Gessel spent his summer interning at Ambulatory Care Services at Michigan Medicine, helping with the site activation of the new West Ann Arbor Clinic. In this Field Notes, Danny talks about the experience, as well as the importance of hospital administrators in moving healthcare forward. Read more

  • Hannah Eck

    Communicating Health Data to Everyday People

    Hannah Eck

    The subject of our latest Field Notes, Health Behavior and Health Education student Hannah Eck, talks about her health communications internship with JOOL Health, and her passion for translating research for the general public. Read more

  • Julian Roby

    Combining Advocacy, Policy, and Research to Make an Impact in Public Health

    Julian Roby

    Whether he’s working alongside lawmakers in Michigan’s capital, community members in Ohio neighborhoods, or researchers and psychologists in Chilean schools, MPH candidate Julian Roby is putting his public health education into action to become an agent of change around health disparities and health policy. Read more

  • Alexandria Lueth

    Finding Balance: Health Care CEO Juggles Work, Family, and School

    Alexandria Lueth

    Alexandria Lueth, CEO of CentraCare, discusses why Michigan Public Health’s Executive Master’s Program in Health Management and Policy was the perfect fit for her and how it has helped her become a better health care leader. Read more

  • Joel Begay

    Conducting Culturally Competent Public Health Work in Native Communities

    Joel Begay

    Joel Begay’s work with Native communities has provided him valuable insight on how to partner with communities in a way that does not exploit them. As a public health professional, he aspires to help fill gaps around minority health data by collecting and analyzing data while helping tribal governments, health professionals, and other government agencies interpret the data to ultimately improve Indian Country. Read more