Can You Hear me Now?
Alumni Spotlight / Industry Focused / Student Success

Can You Hear me Now?

By Roulla D. Nau, Master of Healthcare Administration, GW 2008 As a young healthcare management professional, my first job required working with five clinical teams to open a new hospital. These colleagues had more training, education, and experience than me. Despite this disparity, we found a common platform – listening to and learning from each … Continue reading

My Five-Month Journey: From a Junior Without Passion to a Confident and Employed Senior
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My Five-Month Journey: From a Junior Without Passion to a Confident and Employed Senior

By Anjani Patel, BS in Public Health GWU 2016 At the end of my junior year, I watched my senior friends graduate and it dawned on me that in 365 days I would be in their place. Fear instantly filled my mind. When you’re in school you believe you have time to figure out your … Continue reading

Where Science and Public Health Meet Policy: My Internship Experience with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Internships

Where Science and Public Health Meet Policy: My Internship Experience with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

By: Priyanka Surio, Master’s in Public Health, GWU, 2016 When I first reached out to the CDC Washington office last year for an informational interview about their role in public health policy, I never imagined I would be interning and conducting my practicum project on the intersection of prescription drug abuse with HIV and viral … Continue reading