“MEZCOPH is a school that consists of so many backgrounds and skill sets, you are bound to find your niche here.”
Columbus, OhioPrior Degree(s):
BS Biology, The Ohio State UniversityBefore entering the program:
I was in the Peace Corps in Tanzania and then I was a seasonal Park Ranger for the National Park Service in Atlanta, Georgia.Why did you choose public health?
I chose public health because I believe it is a very relevant field which can have huge impacts in improving the livelihood of individuals and communities at large.Why did you choose MEZCOPH?
I chose MEZCOPH because I believe that it had great opportunities for me to tie my background in with my courses in my major. I also found that the staff and faculty were very responsive and were eager to help in any way during my application, admission, and ongoing academic processes.Public health interests:
Infectious Disease Surveillance and Investigation in a global contextInternship:
Researching Gender Roles in Malaria Vector Control in Urban and Rural KenyaInterests/hobbies outside of school:
Hiking, camping, art, music, travelTip for future students:
Spend as much time networking as studying!