Tag Archives: public health students

A Workforce in Transition

Meditations on the MPH

by JP Leider, PhD It’s clear that the governmental public health workforce is changing. We’re on the precipice of generational change, with 22% percent of staff planning to retire in the coming years. Separately, we also have many that are interested in leaving for reasons other than retirement, about 25% overall. Among those under age 35, 32% are considering leaving.

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When Is Public Health Coming to Students of Public Health?

by Justin B. Moore, PhD, MS, FACSM The Scholarship of Public Health addresses topics relevant to scientific publishing, dissemination of evidence and best practices, and the education of future professionals. This column ponders the care and treatment of graduate students of public health… At the 100th anniversary of the first American school of public health, there is much for the

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