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Jasmin Yu, PH Minor

Major: Health Science Minor: Public Health Hometown: Seminole, FL What interests you most about public health? I think I am most fascinated with the idea that you can control individual health, to an extent, by managing population health. Because I am aspiring to become a physician, individual health has…

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.

Shelbi Dupre, BPH ’20

Major: Public Health Minor: Health Promotion Hometown: Melbourne, FL Why major in public health? The public health major has opened my eyes to the limitless opportunities I have to pursue my passions of public health and medicine. This major introduces students to the endless possibilities we have to…

Tre Popoli, BPH ’20

Major: Public Health Minor: Health Disparities in Society; Health Promotion Hometown: Naples, Florida Why major in Public Health? Public Health is multidisciplinary and this major shows many aspects and unique solutions to solving health problems on a local, state, national and international level. What is most interesting about public…

Megan Bohan, BPH ’20, MPH ’21

Hometown: Tampa, FL Major: Public Health; Combined Degree: MPH in Social Behavioral Sciences Minor: Health Disparities Why major in Public Health? I’ve always been interested health, human rights, human behavior, culture, and the interconnectedness of people and their environment. Public health is a field that encompasses all of these…

Shalini Nair, BPH ’20, MPH ’21

Hometown: Homestead, FL Major: Public Health, Combined Degree: MPH in Epidemiology Minor: Health Disparities in Society & Anthropology Why major in Public Health? I always knew I wanted to pursue a career in health, but I never knew much about the field of public health until I came to…

Maggie Coffman, BPH ’20

Hometown: Cape Coral, FL Major: Public Health, PHHP Honors Program Minor: Disabilities in Society Why major in Public Health? Once I learned more about public health, I became very interested in the topic and wanted to learn more. This was something that really sparked my interest and I…

Martina Onyenwe, BPH ’20

Hometown: Miramar, FL Major: Public Health & International Studies Minor: International Development & Humanitarian Assistance Why major in Public Health? The interdisciplinary nature of my future career in public health development, requires public health knowledge at many, if not all, planning and execution stages. Public health knowledge trains me…