The recruitment round for posts commencing in August 2017 begins in November 2016. Understandably, a number of public health organizations came out strongly in favor of banning menthol cigarettes. Any reasonable health organization, after being made aware of a blatant factual error such as this one, would be expected to correct the error. If you select a health category rather than a specific study, doctors who have active studies in that area may contact you to ask if you would like to participate.
For those with a strong interest in sociology, psychology, social work, anthropology and health communications, a career as a behavioral scientist may be a good fit. It is aimed at all public health practitioners and researchers and those who manage and deliver public health services and systems.
Although an undergraduate degree with a concentration in biology, education or psychology may be required, a master’s degree in public health with specialization in HIV/AIDS management is the ideal credential for this position. Choosing GW meant more opportunities to interact with public health professionals and more opportunities to discover what I can do with my degree in public health.
And our epidemiologists identify trends in health and illness, looking for links, causes and interventions in areas such as HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and infant mortality. Public health professionals can find employment opportunities in both the public and the private spheres.
Fluoridation of Drinking Water: Fluoridation of community drinking water is a major factor responsible for the decline in tooth decay during the second half of the 20th century. With over 30 degree options, our programs engage your interests and prepare you for a successful career in public health.