University of Washington School of Public Health

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Recent Graduates on how they are transforming communities

Julianne Williams, MPH, Public Health Nutrition '11

Julianne Williams

MPH, Public Health Nutrition '11
Researcher, Nuffield Department of Population Health, University of Oxford

"I'm hoping my research will inform policy that targets obesity prevention among children and young people."

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2014 Distinguished Alumni Award

Robert Newman, MPH 98

Rober Newman

When he was a medical student, Robert Newman (MPH, Epidemiology '98) spent a year in Brazil. The Portuguese language skills he picked up came in handy when he later went to Mozambique with Health Alliance International. That led to a career as a global malaria expert with the CDC and WHO. Now he's a managing director at GAVI Alliance. Newman's advice?   "Don't be afraid to take some risks."   Read More

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Upcoming Events

Summer Institute for Public Health Practice
August 4-August 7
South Campus Center, University of Washington, Seattle

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The Summer Institute for Public Health Practice is a three-and-a-half day, hands-on training for public health practitioners to build critical skills needed for the future of public health.

Summer Institute participants have the opportunity to:

  • Choose one highly interactive course to focus on for the duration of the Summer Institute
  • Attend plenary sessions with national public health leaders
  • Network and learn from other professionals from around the Northwest

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