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ASPPH to Host “This Is Public Health Graduate School Fair” on October 6 in Minneapolis, MN

ASPPH will host a free graduate school fair for prospective students of public health. The “This Is Public Health Graduate School Fair” allows prospective students to meet admissions staff from over 20 CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health and the event is free for attendees and exhibitors. This is a great opportunity for both prospective graduate and undergraduate students to learn about the growing field of public health. Read More


SOPHAS Virtual Fair

Join us for the SOPHAS Virtual Fair on September 9 and 10! SOPHAS schools and programs will participate in a virtual graduate school fair for prospective students of public health. The fair will be conducted entirely online and participants will have the opportunity to chat live with admissions officers and program chairs, review information about specific degree programs, and upload resumes to share with admissions representatives. Read More

Member Research and Reports

Harvard Finds Cell Phone Data Effective in Tracking Infectious Disease Transmission

A new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and Princeton University researchers shows that data from cell phones captures population fluctuations that can predict infectious disease transmission. The researchers tracked the movements of nearly 15 million anonymous cell phone users in Kenya over the course of a year through call data, and compared them […] Read More

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