Resources

2024-05-30

Demystifying the Public Health Fellowship

In this article we’ll demystify the fellowship, covering everything from what it is to some resources to find opportunities. Come along, fellow public health practitioner, and let’s find the fellowship for you.
2024-05-24

Mastering the Registered Dietitian Exam: Preparation Tips and Career Advice for Aspiring RDs

This article aims to provide a comprehensive guide for preparing for the registered dietician exam, insights into the dietician career path, educational requirements, exam preparation strategies, and tips for success.
2024-05-01

An Introduction to the Role of Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health

This article explores the role of social and behavioral sciences in understanding health disparities, promoting health equity, and improving population health outcomes, and introduces career insights for anyone interested in joining the rankings of social and behavioral scientists in public health.
2024-04-25

An Introduction to Environmental Health Science in Public Health

In this article, we explore the intersection of public health and the study of environmental health science particularly with regard to environmental justice and environmental epidemiology.
2024-04-05

Introduction to Public Health Nutrition and Career Insights

Public health nutrition examines the ways in which diet impacts health at a population level. Thus, it works to assess cultural and socioeconomic factors that affect nutritional well-being in communities. Ensuring adequate nutrition is critical to promoting improved health outcomes, making nutrition a necessary focal point for the field of public health.
2024-03-18

Introduction to Community Health Education

In this article, we will delve into the field of community health education by exploring key concepts, significance in public health, factors to take into account when considering a career in community health education, and advice.
2024-03-17

Public Health Around the World: An In-Depth Exploration of Global Health

This article will introduce you to the field of global health by exploring key concepts, historical case studies, and insight into the future of global health. Additionally, it will outline the first steps of pursuing a career in global health.
2024-03-16

Introduction to Public Health Research and Career Insights

In this article, we will delve into the field of public health research by exploring key concepts, the significance of research in public health, and various pathways to become a public health researcher.
2024-03-14

Health Promotion: Why Does It Matter?

In this article, we will discuss the fundamental concepts of health promotion, its significance in preventing diseases and promoting well-being, and the various strategies employed.
2024-03-13

A Public Health Expert’s Ultimate Guide to Handwashing

In this article, we will focus mainly on handwashing when ill, or preparing food and answer all the questions begged by someone ready to clean up their act.
2024-03-04

An Introduction to Health Policy and Management

In this article, we’ll cover the key concept in health policy and management, the significance this field has in public health, and expert guidance for what to consider if you plan to pursue a career in health policy and management.
2024-02-27

Introduction to Public Health Certifications

In this article, we will explore whether pursuing a public health certification is a worthwhile endeavor for recent graduates and professionals.
2024-02-27

Is the CPH Exam Worth It?

In this article, we’ll discuss all aspects of the CPH exam: the purpose of the exam, whether taking the CPH might be worth your time and benefits of taking it, how to prepare for the exam once you’ve decided to take it, and potential career advantages of having the CPH certification.
2024-01-08

Public Health Education and Public Health Promotion: Where Do You Fit In?

This article will outline the importance of public health education and promotion, career options for this area of public health, and the key skills required to work in these fields.
2024-01-05

Public Health & Policy: Decision-Making Driven by Equitable Health

Discover the intricacies of public health policy as we cover key terms like 'epidemiology,' 'biostatistics,' and 'health policy.' Gain insights into the dynamic world of public health and understand where you fit within its vast landscape.
2023-11-20

Is the CHES Exam Worth It?

If you are a student in an undergraduate or graduate public health program, you have likely heard of the CHES exam. But what does that stand for? And how will it help your public health career?
2023-08-31

What is the Role of Epidemiology in Public Health?

In this article, you will learn about the role of epidemiology in public health, what an epidemiologist does, and how you can prepare for a career in public health epidemiology.
2023-08-18

What is CEPH accreditation?

Students who graduate from an accredited program can be assured they have the essential skills needed for their profession. Learn more about CEPH accreditation and discover accredited MPH programs.
2023-08-13

Socio-Medical Sciences in Public Health

In this article, we'll explore Socio-Medical Sciences and the role it plays in public health.
2023-08-09

Why Study Public Health?

The goal of public health is a unique blend of both preventing disease and promoting health and well-being. The field aims to improve health in all arenas, ranging in size from “small communities to entire countries” and prevent disease before it can begin to take hold in a person or population. The key distinction between medicine is the focus on prevention.
2023-08-06

What Areas Exist Within Public Health, Where to Start, And Where Do You Fit In?

Given the broad applicability of an MPH or other professional public health degree (including an undergraduate public health major), there are a multitude of avenues one might be interested in when drawn to public health. 
2023-08-06

What is Biostatistics?

In this article, you’ll learn about the role of biostatistics in public health and how to pursue a career in biostatistics. 
2023-08-06

What is Population Health?

In this article, we'll explore population health and the role it plays in public health.
2023-08-01

What is Health Economics?

In this article, we'll explore health economics and the role it plays in public health.