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With our Strategic Plan for Antiracism, we commit to actively making diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice central to our operations and mission and to challenging racism’s influence wherever it is found.

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Ticks on the move

30% of adult deer ticks are infected with Lyme disease. How do we stop the spread and protect ourselves?

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Alcohol-induced deaths

From 2006 to 2019, U.S. deaths directly attributed to drinking quietly grew at an alarming rate.

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Learning to change the world

At our school, we believe that health is a human right and that belief is woven through our rigorous and innovation curriculum. Our top-10 school of public health tackles the social determinants of health to give everyone the opportunity for hope and well-being. We provide students with the education and experience to make lasting and solid change. Join our more than 12,000 alumni in helping to make the world a healthier and more equitable home for all people.

Committed to Change

Moriam was on track to be a physician, but during an undergraduate hospital internship, she noticed a lot of physician burnout and process inefficiencies and realized that, as a doctor, she couldn’t change healthcare systems the way they need to change. She felt an MHA would give her the skills to make those changes. When asked what specific issue in public health she cares most about, she answered:

“I really care about reducing racial disparities. I never thought it was a problem. I just thought it was normal, but it’s not. In a lot of these communities, you think they’re broken, but they’re not — there are strengths that we need to build upon and support. Everyone shouldn’t be on different playing fields. Tackling racial injustices through public health is important work and I look forward to engaging with everyone who’s part of the problem.”

— Moriam, Master of Healthcare Administration MHA

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