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May 2023


Skogsbergh receives AHA Distinguished Service Award

Jim Skogsbergh (82MA) received the 2023 Distinguished Service Award from the American Hospital Association.

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VIDEO: Students celebrate graduation

Get all the sights and sounds of the 2023 CPH Commencement Ceremony at Hancher Auditorium.

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CPH ranked No. 17 in nation by U.S. News

The College of Public Health is the No. 17 school/program of public health in the nation, according to the U.S. News' Best Graduate Schools rankings for 2024.

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Class Notes

Keep tabs on the careers of your classmates, and keep us posted on yours...

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Alumna connects professionals with rural communities

Meet Hana Hinkle (09MPH), assistant dean for rural health professions and director of the National Center for Rural Health Professions at University of Illinois College of Medicine Rockford.

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Alumna Brianne Bakken honored with Wiederholt Prize

Alumna Brianne Bakken (15PharmD, 17MHA) was recently recognized by the American Pharmacists Association for the best paper published in the association’s journal.

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Jada McDonald wins Margaret P. Benson Memorial Award

Jada McDonald, a recent graduate of the bachelor’s program in public health and currently pursuing a Master of Public Health degree in Policy, received an award that recognizes students committed to gender equity/issues impacting women, diversity, and social activism.

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Petersen named to endowed chair

Christine Petersen, professor of epidemiology, has been named the Edwin B. Green Chair in Public Health.

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Khyathi Gadag: Connecting to mental health services

Khyathi Gadag V., a PhD student in the Department of Health Management and Policy, is working to improve access to community mental health resources.

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Student studies water quality and environmental health

Recent graduate Lyndy Holdt is helping Iowans understand water quality issues by administering a survey to assess water recreation behavior in Iowa and the public’s awareness of harmful algal blooms.

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Alumni Directory

Keep up with your classmates with our College of Public Health Alumni Directory.

Use this form to join the directory or to update your existing listing.

Alumni are listed by name, degrees earned, town of residence and email address, and have the option of adding employer, job title, employment sector and LinkedIn page.


Upcoming Events

Culturally Responsive Health Care in Iowa Conference, June 1

Tree Tours on the Pentacrest, June 17

3rd Annual BioBlitz at the Ashton Prairie Living Laboratory, July 8

University of Iowa Grandparents University®, July 13

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