Public Health is the everyday lived experiences of an individual and how those experiences holistically contribute to that same individuals wellbeing.
Public health is the prevention of illness or injury through the promotion of healthy life choices, prevention research, and education.
Public health is the pursuit of justice in the face of unjust institutions and systems that act against the health of populations.
Public Health is mom where medicine is dad; you don't know or appreciate how much behind-the-scenes work happens until mom goes on vacation.
Public health, to me, is a platform to advocate for those who need it and an inclusive community where people are accepted and valued regardless of their race, sexuality, and gender.
Public Health is the link that connects people from all different backgrounds to opportunities that enable them to improve their health.
Public Health is serving a community as a whole to promote good health based on the specific needs of that specific community in a way that is culturally appropriate.
Public health is an opportunity to make a change to multiple of aspects of society.
Public Health, to me, is the collaboration of the art and science of medicine.
Public health to me is an opportunity to impact several lives at a time.
To me, public health means promotion of health prevention while taking into consideration health inequities and social justice.
To me, Public Health is all about people and the ways in which the world around them impacts their overall well-being.
Public health is the science of improving the health and safety of communities and populations through education, policymaking, and research.
Public health is the practice of assisting our people and communities in living a good quality of life.
Public Health is the intersection of several disciplines - biology, statistics, psychology, social sciences, and communications, just to name a few – with the purpose of positively impacting health in the larger population; health, in this context, includes not just the prevention and treatment of disease, but also the larger goal of promoting overall physical, mental, emotional, and social well-being.
Public Health to me is the means to give people the access and the tools to live a healthy and successful life, which includes health education, access to healthcare services, and adequate, thorough health care.
Public health is perspective from which to study, understand, and improve the complex ways people interact with their self, community, environment, and policies that influence multidimensional health, from the individual level to the global population.
To me, public health is the combination of social and healthcare services and workforces which strive to create healthy communities; prevent and respond to illness and injury; and promote health equity.
Public health is a commitment to value the health of others and the environment.
Public health, to me, can be epitomized by throwing a small stone into still water such that the ripple effects of one seemingly small action can reach out and touch all aspects of the shore--that is, all the many lives around us.
Public health is social justice, an avenue to achieve equity for us all.
Public health is the way to understand the complex factors and determinants that make up the health of populations and communities.
Public health is the ongoing, organized effort to develop environments for all people to feel whole, including identifying and changing conditions in conflict with this goal.
Public health is broad term used to describe a collection of efforts to identify and address areas of health concern in the community.
Public health is the practice of assisting our people and communities in living a good quality of life.
Public health to me is protecting communities from negative health outcomes through promoting positive health behaviors and lifestyles.
Public Health is the advocacy for and dedication to other's wellbeing in a healthy matter, to ensure the healthiest life for oneself and one's community.
Public health to me is the overall initiative to better the health of our communities and population through science-based research, health promotion programing and education.
Public health is a multidisciplinary collaboration to improve health on both an individual, as well as a population level.
Public health is the study, promotion, and advocacy of all health matters, including mental and physical health as well as the societal factors that influence safety and well-being.
Public health is the science that promotes prevention and safety of improving the health of communities through education, advocacy, and research for disease prevention at an individual and population level.
Public health is the continued, rigorous work to protect and promote EVERYBODY'S health.
To me, public health is about preventing and addressing upstream determinants that cause inequities across populations.
Public health, to me, means interdisciplinary collaboration in order to enhance overall health by identifying gaps and inequities in the healthcare delivery system.
Pubic health to me means optimizing the full spectrum of society's wellbeing in an evolving global context.
Public Health is a field that aims to improve health outcomes in populations--whether locally or globally--through intersectoral collaboratives focused on prevention, education, and research.
Public health is a way to improve health, preventing disease, and promoting a healthy lifestyle among the population.
Public health is a collection of innovative ideas to improve varying aspects of life for populations of people.
Public health is an interdisciplinary field focused on advancing the health of our communities through research and practice.
Public health is about recognizing and breaking down barriers to give everyone a right to health.
Public health is a multidisciplinary field dedicated to achieving health equity and preventing disease by addressing the social determinants of health.
I see public health as an interdisciplinary force that aims to improve health and wellness by building up community resources thereby improving the overall health of the nation.
Public health is a committed, collaborative effort to investigate and address the “who, what, where, when, why, and how” of achieving optimal health & well-being across all populations.
As a clinician, public health is what we do to promote health and well-being for more than one person; if it was only for one person, it would be clinical practice.
Public health protects and improves individual, family, community, and population health and well-being through rigorous science and advocacy.
Whether it be through advocacy, programming, or by simply lending a helping hand, public health to me is about addressing the barriers and needs of a population in order to enable them to have optimal physical, mental, emotional, social, and spiritual health.
Public health is the collaboration of social and scientific disciplines to facilitate improved population health and happiness, at any and every level possible.
Public health, to me, describes a public system--an overarching umbrella--which is made up of specialists trained in specific areas with the common goal: to keep the people it serves, including the environment and all its creatures, safe, and efficiently running without prejudice, without hate, without political bias, and with a constant eye on how we can do better, be better, and prepare better in the future.
Public health takes a scientific and data-driven approach to ensuring the mental and physical health and safety of the public.
Public health is the intersection between society and health to aid in preventing diseases.
Public health, for me, is promoting and educating individuals from different backgrounds and communities on health behaviors and wellness to prevent illness and injury.
To me, public health is about bridging the gaps between healthcare and health equity through education and patient empowerment.
Public health is a collaboration of concepts and ideas that are the foundation for building strong, healthy communities.
Public Health is protecting the health and wellbeing of humans, animals, and the environment.
Public health means acknowledging the interconnectedness of our world and using it to address the root of the inequalities in health outcomes that we see today.
Public health is almost everything around us, it is what keeps all of us healthy and well!
Public health is to improve the health and wellness of people through scientific research, interdisciplinary collaboration, and various programs and services.
Public health is the overall well-being of human beings and society, in terms of mental, physical, spiritual, and emotional health.
Public Health is a multisectorial approach toward protecting and prolonging life by improving the quality of health of all people and their communities.
Public health is challenging inequities to create a better life and health for the greater good.
Public Health is health that we decide to choose for ourselves as a community, a country, and the world itself.
Public health is the effort to improve and protect the health of all people to ensure they have the knowledge and tools to live their healthiest lives.
Public health means ensuring everyone has a fair chance at living a happy, healthy, and productive life.
Public health to me is the goal of achieving a more healthy population, both nationally and internationally - through policy, research, and medicine.
Public Health is the recognition that solving our nations health crises require holistic, contextual, and comprehensive approaches executed by interdisciplinary teams.
Public health is the interdisciplinary field of study whose sole purpose is to investigate, inform, and intervene on any subject that causes harm to the health of the mass population.
Public Health is advocacy for the health of all; the advancement of science results in improved population health and overall quality of life.
Public health is about preparedness and incorporating a health equity lens to promote healthy outcomes for all.
Public health focuses on the health inequities and injustices that disproportionately affect people and strive to improve the health and well being of those communities, the environment, and social structures.
Public health is working towards a more just, sustainable, and humane world.
Public Health is a field that strives to ensure complete well being of the population at large (all people without discrimination).
Public health is the practice of the educating communities and promoting prevention methods to improve the health outcomes locally and globally.
Public health to me is not just the social, economic, judicial, medical, and biological factors that contribute to individual and community well-being, but also finding where we can contribute to and bolster the systems that support this well-being.
To me, public health is the opportunity to extend humanity towards others and connect individuals, community and populations together through shared compassion and recognized interdependence.
Public health describes a dynamic field that engages people from many different disciplines to understand, address, and intervene on the complex drivers of human health and disease.
I believe that every day is a rewarding experience because I have the opportunity to learn and work with brilliant people in several areas.
Public health has led me to express my desire to help society be healthier and more active.
Public Health is about protecting health and improving quality of life for all humans using different disciplines through collaboration among public health professionals, government, community organization and the private sector.
Public health refers to empowering and educating people to promote healthy lifestyles, in all forms, and prevent illness in a patient-centered manner as well as at a community level with the purpose of improving their quality of life.
People typically choose public health, when they are keenly interested in helping others and improving society.
For me, Public Health means the better approach to understand and respond to health in the communities because this discipline considers all factors that could be determinant in health status, including and beyond the healthcare system.
Public health, as for me, is taking care and responsibility for the people around us.
Public health, to me, is equity and equality. I believe that all people should have access to affordable healthcare regardless of economics, race, or other issues.
Public Health is behind-the-scenes efforts to prevent disease and injuries and improve quality of life.
Public health ends and begins with people and it’s always for them that all matters are or should be directed.
Public health is an area focused on dealing with issues associated with the protection and promotion of community health which involves sanitation, immunization, and preventive medicine.
To me, health is a basic human right and public health is a dynamic field of study which aims to improve health and well-being of the population.
Public Health affords the opportunity to reach the unreached, thereby impacting lives and ensuring that people don't become victims of diseases that can be prevented.
To me, public health is the art of change-making to create equitable opportunities of health flourishing for all.
I am passionate for Global Health and my love for this area of study has taken me to organizations such as The United Nations and the World Bank.
It will be important for the next generation to translate the amazing stuff we are doing in public health in a way that gets government leaders attention and promotes investment in a robust public health infrastructure.
I am very interested in cardiometabolic diseases and believe they are all the biggest public health threat.
I'm currently focusing my dissertation on leveraging new ways to use genomic data to inform malaria epidemiology, vaccine development, and policy.
I aspire to improve infectious disease reporting and control efforts in developing countries…
My concentration is Epidemiology and I'm interested in utilizing data analytics to streamline screening and surveillance systems, specifically for vulnerable and underserved populations.
My time as a VISTA solidified my interest in community work and environmental/population health, especially when it comes to food access.
I hope that in my future role as an health administrator, I can help develop and implement initiatives and interventions that promote better practices on a patient- and community-level.
I have many interests in public health, however the main two interests I’d have to pinpoint is in oral health and hospital associated infections.
I have a passion for working in local communities and am striving towards being a better health educator.
I think that as the medical field approaches a personalized perspective, public health approaches and interventions should consider this as well.
One issue that's very important to me is diversity in public health.
I believe that if we focus on housing/quality of living conditions at a global level, many other issues would start to self-correct a bit or, at the very least, help to narrow the scope of what the next steps could be.
My passion and interests relating to what I believe is one of the biggest public health threats facing the world today is that of vaccine hesitancy and antibiotic/antimicrobial resistance.
One of the biggest challenges facing public health is fully achieving and maintaining social and environmental justice.
I am in the generalist concentration, with a focus on overdose prevention and harm reduction.
My hope is to remedy these beliefs and work toward a more educated (and vaccinated) general population.
Being able to work together in a setting that utilized teamwork and allowed me to significantly impact patients lives while I worked in a pediatric Emergency Department was the most rewarding experience of my career so far.
The biggest public health threat that we face moving forward is the increase in vaccine preventable diseases and addressing the anti-vaccination movement.
I’m equally interested in public health research and translating those findings into public health policy.
I work for a local non-profit organization in Memphis with preschoolers.
It is our job as health professionals to constructively correct the misinformation that exists and innovatively reach communities that do not have adequate access to vaccinations.
I am interested in program evaluation, employee health, and family planning.
I believe the effect of societal stigma is an incredible issue in public health.
So much of what influences our health occurs outside our interactions with medical professionals.
The public health issue that I see as most pressing right now is that im/migration is not explicitly viewed nor treated by our government as a public health issue, but rather as a "national security threat".
Public health is bridging the gaps between health disparities to provide equitable healthcare for all.
My interest in public health was initially sparked by the various racial inequities that are found throughout the United States.
My research interests primarily revolve around infectious diseases and emergency preparedness, which kind of tie into what I believe to be one of the biggest public health threats.
I was fortunate enough to study both biology and Spanish during my undergraduate career. The intersection of health and culture has always been of interest to me. Public health was the perfect field to study acculturation and all the other factors that influence health.
I read "The Hot Zone" by Richard Preston in high school and realized that I was fascinated by epidemiology and how researchers work to track down the sources of disease and how they use that knowledge to implement future prevention strategies.
Public health is a universal umbrella--a crucial component needed to protect all things living and the environment safe from dangerous effects of disease, disasters and ultimately human actions.
Public health is the advancement of social, political, and economic structures that support the health and well-being of all populations equitably.
Public health is all efforts aimed at helping people live their healthiest lives.
As a Latina I discovered how important public health is to my community and wish to work towards increasing the health of undeserved and minority populations.
The most rewarding experience has been becoming aware of a different view of medicine regarding our entire country and world. And learning how health disparities and inequities continue the cycle of sickness, poverty, and mortality.
Laboratory research is my first love but I wanted to do more with people and not just with cells and DNA, and epidemiology wound up being an excellent fit.
Public health is ultimately about coming together as a community to better ourselves, our environment, and our interactions through evidence-based practices that center around health outcomes and the social determinants of health.
Public health is the silent hero protecting everyone from you to me.
Public Health is the complete wellbeing of the population and the planet in which we live!
Public health is a method of preventing diseases and infections from occurring, improving the quality of life, and working with racial disparities at a population level rather than an individual scope.
Public Health means prevention and helping to implement behavior change to create healthier people and communities.
Public health is working together on a local, national and international level to help ameliorate the health of the population as a whole.
Public health is essential to preventing disease and injury, protecting populations, and invigorating people to lead healthy lives through research, policy, and health behavior strategies which is something I am proud to be a part of.
Public health to me is shining light on the injustices people face across the world and being a drop in the bucket of change.
Public Health is my life. I live to learn, educate, and promote Public health.
Public health is the physical, mental, emotional, and spiritual empowerment of individuals and communities.
My most rewarding experience is being taught by so many professors who are experts in the field of Public Health.
Public health is advocating and empowering communities to live healthier and happier lives.
Public health is using transdisciplinary problem solving to improve health outcomes for everyone: from individuals to communities to whole ecosystems.
Public health is about empowering individuals to be able to make informed decisions about their health.
Public health is literally everything in the world! Specifically, for me, it’s education on healthy behaviors/lifestyles and prevention of disease for communities!
After visiting a small, under privileged community in Honduras I understood that Public Health is the most important area of study that I could use to one day help another human being.
Public Health is empowering individuals to make positive changes in their own health as well as in the community around them.
Public health is providing communities all over the world with the preventative services to protect them from infectious diseases such cholera or malaria which could otherwise be prevented.
Public health is the knowledge and power that comes with preventing diseases.
Public Health is empowering people to take their community's health into their own hands.
Public Health is the epitome of teamwork and the force that will one day see the end of the AIDS epidemic.
Public health is the protection and amelioration of all what we eat, drink, breathe, and where we live, work and play. Public health is like oxygen; it is critical, but we do not see it in action.
Public Health is making an impact in your life and in the lives of others by making healthy lifestyle choices!
Public health is all about health equity and creating a world in which all persons can live active, healthy, and whole lives.
Bringing multiple people, talents, and fields together in order to protect and improve health.
Public health is everyone's responsibility. We can each do our part to keep ourselves, our community, and our world healthy.
Public health represents the place between what society provides and what individuals need in order to achieve their highest potential for health.
Public Health to me, means that I will be involved in the process of protecting and improving the health of my community through the use of preventative medicine, health education, control of communicable diseases, application of sanitary measures, and monitoring of environmental hazards.
Public health is promoting health through a community effort and lowering health threats and disparities.
Public health is the intersection of wellness, medicine, social norms, and policy which seeks to make meaningful changes in individuals and systems.
Public health is about attaining the physical and psychological well being for each and every individual around the globe, through collaboration and partnership among private sectors, community organizations, and public health leaders.
Public health is the ability to look at health issues in a community or population and create/develop solutions that have long-term impacts for promotion of health and prevention of disease.
Public health is gathering the community and interdisciplinary teams together to create an environment that will improve the quality of life for all individuals and provide sustainable tools that will encourage people to live healthier lives.
Public health is making a difference by improving the health of the community as a whole through the application of preventive measures.
Public health is the combination of all factors and determinants that affect an individuals’ health and by association the health of a community.
To me, public health is a field of medicine whose main objectives are not only to prevent disease while promoting health through various methods of treatment and education, but also to identify and understand the specific health needs of a population, to value those needs, and to work to fulfill them.
Public health is the force dedicated to the advancement of the basic human right to health in all communities, local to global.
Public health means to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals.
Public health is the multidimensional integration of a broad spectrum of scientific disciplines for the betterment of human health and quality of life.
Public health is improving the physical, mental and social wellbeing of all humanity, regardless of age, gender, race/ethnicity, religion, or otherwise.
Public health is promoting health through action, motivation, and education.
Public Health is protecting the global community by creating safe and healthy environments where people can reach their full potential.
Public health is a field where scientists and practitioners unite to tackle current challenges, regardless of how big or small, that threaten to compromise the health, safety, and welfare of our people.
During my undergraduate career I volunteered in the communities of Trujillo and Agallpampa, Peru and fell in love with the experiences I had helping people through parasite prevention, education and establishing free weekend health clinics.
Global health is a combined effort that involves people from all walks of life; from nurses and tribal healers to translators and farmers. I want to be a part of their integrated efforts to support public health. Additionally, my volunteer work with a Special Olympics team showed me the importance of inclusivity and the power of compromise.
Public health is improving the health and lives of people, millions at a time.
Public health is improving the health of communities and populations through disease prevention and health promotion.
Public health is the art and science of protecting the health of populations. Imagine the impact of healing a single person or fixing an individual condition; now multiple that by hundreds, thousands, even millions – that’s the impact of public health.
Public health is multi-faceted, population-based area of concentration for improved health and well-being; focusing on the greater ecological perspectives for prevention, intervention, education, and evaluation.
Public health is the avenue in which social, physical, and mental health are addressed to improve the overall health and well-being of populations.
Public health is not only the study and analysis of environmental impacts and human health disparities, or quantifying a specific disease in a community, but it’s also taking action on these, and engaging with the community.
Public health is improving the health of families and communities through health promotion and disease prevention, detection and control through the lens of community empowerment.
Public health to me is the sustainable, collective effort to promote well being, quality of life, and health equity to all members in a community.
Public health is about creating an environment that encourages people to make the healthy choice.
Public health is my passion. It is the ability to systematically identify and prevent disease through collaboration between interdisciplinary teams, communities, and populations.
The biggest challenge in public health is finding novel ways to address health disparities in our communities.
My passion for public health stems from my belief that we are to treat others how we would like to be treated and I wouldn’t want to be hungry, drinking contaminated water or dying of a preventable disease.
I was inspired to study public health because of the emphasis on understanding an individual’s environment in determining disease.
Public health is an ecosystem that is always changing—with different communities, cultures, and stakeholders—all of which have a vested interest in making a population healthy from the start.
Public health is the holistic approach to addressing issues of social, mental, and physical health of a society over the course of a lifetime.
Public health is getting the largest number of people in best health possible with efficiency, compassion, and collaboration.
Public health is the combination of a variety of interests and skills (engineering, medicine, environmental, education, etc.) coming together to provide people with the opportunities to lead healthier lives.
Public health is the interdisciplinary science that focuses on improving and promoting the complete health (mental, physical, behavioral) of individuals and communities.
Public health fosters people’s wellbeing by providing our local, national, and global communities with the necessary tools for them to prevent disease and practice healthy living.
Public health encompasses the full spectrum of broad-based public initiatives that improve the health of our communities, whether they comprise a row of houses along a street, an entire school district, or an entire nation.
Public health is community empowerment through reduction of health disparities, awareness and education of risk reduction strategies, and prevention and policy development.
Public health is developing sustainable interventions that inspire communities to be more participatory in their own health and wellness by promoting awareness and personal accountability.
Public health is constant collaboration and communication with communities to work towards making sustainable healthy lifestyle choices.
Public health is the overall protection of population health by implementing comprehensive and multidisciplinary approaches that focus on prevention.
Public health, for me, is the endeavor to create a world in which all populations reach an ideal level of health and wellbeing.
Public health is bridging opportunities to communities within and beyond our borders to a healthier quality of life.
Public health embraces a holistic view of health for all individuals and populations.