YSPH Alumni Spotlights
Alumna Yuna Lee is now an assistant professor of health policy at Columbia University.
- August 08, 2019
YSPH Alum Katherine Walter writes about ebola and health equity.
- July 02, 2019
Mayur Desai, an associate professor in the Department of Chronic Disease Epidemiology, has been appointed as the Yale School of Public Health’s inaugural associate dean for diversity, equity, and inclusion.
- June 12, 2019
Marina Marmolejo has made homelessness her mission.
- May 21, 2019
Members of the Yale School of Public Health's 2019 graduating class were encouraged to follow their hearts, take chances and use their newly acquired knowledge to tackle the pressing public health problems in today's world.
- April 30, 2019
Byron Kennedy, Director of Health for the New Haven Health Department, describes how his YSPH education trained him to collaborate with local agencies and departments to build healthier communities.
- April 30, 2019
Realizing a need to bring more attention to first responder mental health, and with an existing interest in the dramatic arts, YSPH student Taiga Christie decided to incorporate the struggles of emergency workers into a play that would eventually serve as her master’s thesis.
- March 20, 2019
Heather Fowler cares deeply about the health of animals and humans. Her master’s degree in public health has been instrumental in her leadership role at the National Pork Board where she advises pig farmers and discusses food safety at events and conferences.
- February 19, 2019
Henderson’s commitment to health and wellness in the Black community has led her to teach health policy and run an all-natural marketplace called BLK + GRN.
- January 09, 2019
Bo Nemelka is director of business development at Leavitt Partners, a health care consulting firm focused on advancing value-based health care.