Train, Innovate, and Translate at the UM School of Public and Community Health Sciences
We aim to graduate exceptional practitioners and researchers equipped with the skills and expertise to improve public health in your community and around the world.
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Public health is critically important. The diverse and growing field of public health provides a comprehensive understanding of exposures and behaviors that confer risk and resilience to disease to ultimately improve health, reduce the burden of disease, and address health disparities.”
The online Master in Public Health program at UM has earned multiple national rankings for its value.
The 42-credit MPH program helps students learn about the five core disciplines of public health: social and behavioral science, biostatistics, environmental health, epidemiology and health...
Please click above to read more about the UM Graduate students presenting their findings to the Missoula City Council.
Where is your hometown?
This is always the hardest question for me. I’ve lived in 12 different cities, across 4 countries and 3 continents. Right now Missoula is home, and I hope it can stay that way.
What’s your education background? Degrees, Universities attended:
In 2009 I got a B.A. in Music...
I graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Toxicology from the University of California in Davis. In 1999, I received my Secondary Broadfield Science teaching certificate. After teaching high school science at Victor school for 4 years, I started working in Dr. Ward’s...