Wednesday, March 28, Boston University School of Public Health is holding a symposium, “Teaching Public Health.” The symposium will summarize the evolution of public health teaching over time; discuss challenges faced by public health teaching; address the principles and practice of state-of-the-science teaching of public health at each level of education; spotlight innovations in public health education; and look to the future, anticipating where trends in public health education are heading.
Dean Sandro Galea, Boston University School of Public Health, will provide the introduction during the opening remarks of the symposium. Dr. Laura Magaña Valladares, President and CEO, Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health will give a talk entitled, Challenges, Promise, and Potential: Envisioning the Future of Public Health.
Many other ASPPH members are participating in the symposium, including the following primary representatives:
- Dean Greg Evans, Georgia Southern University Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health
- Dean Perry N. Halkitis, Rutgers University School of Public Health
- Dean Donna Petersen, University of South Florida College of Public Health
- Dean Randy Wykoff, East Tennessee State University College of Public Health
Other member institutions participating include:
- Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
- East Tennessee State University College of Public Health
- Emory University Rollins School of Public Health
- George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health
- Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health
- Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
- Saint Louis University College for Public Health and Social Justice
- Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
- University of Georgia College of Public Health
- University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health
- University of Iowa College of Public Health
- University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health and Health Sciences
- University of Michigan School of Public Health
- University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health
- West Virginia University School of Public Health
View the agenda.
Livestreaming is available during the event.
Read the Q&A with Dean Galea and Dr. Magaña.