Grace Hansen, PH Minor

Major: Health Science

Minor: Public Health

Hometown: Naples, Florida

What interests you most about public health?
To understand how to better apply preventative medicine techniques to a population.

What would you like to do in the future?
I am pursing a career as an Orthopedic physician.

Why did you choose UF?
I am from Florida and UF is the best school in the state so all signs pointed towards me attending school here!

What did you think of “public health” prior to starting your course work?
I thought public health was very legally-based before understanding that public health is encompassed in a wide variety of sectors!

What do you do in your free time?
I like to travel, be outdoors, spend time with my dog Luna, and cheer on the Gators!

What experience at UF has been most influential?
Simply just taking the step to immerse myself in environments with intelligent and passionate people here at UF has been more influential than anything else!

Do you have any interesting or unique facts about yourself?
I was born on Thanksgiving!