A promotional video webcast shows the many sides, and the many career opportunities, of this critical health profession. What is epidemiology? How does the profession contribute to a better, healthier society? And what makes epidemiology so appealing as a career choice? This promotional video webcast offers insights into the many different career paths embodied in one exciting, critical health profession. The video also offers insights into the Young Epidemiology Scholars (YES) program. YES is one of the nation’s most prestigious and influential high school science competitions. Sponsored by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) and administered by the College Board, the initiative is designed to spur students’ interest in the field of public health, specifically epidemiology.
Gillings School of Global Public Health
Featured Program: The MPH Leadership concentration at UNC, designed for current and aspiring public health professionals alike, prepares students to lead teams, projects, organizations and systems in pursuit of better health outcomes. Through a curriculum that emphasizes design-thinking and system-thinking skills, students will learn how to critically evaluate challenges, mobilize diverse teams and accomplish large-scale change.