Explore Public Health

Public health encompasses a vast array of research topics, locations, and populations. Explore the variety of resources Population Health Exchange offers. And check back often—we’re constantly adding to it.

Advocacy

A key component of change is effective and informative advocacy—even the smallest event can be used to reach policy goals.

Communication

Public health interventions don’t just happen. Understanding how to effectively translate your research to populations that need it most is paramount to the strategy.

Data Visualization

With the explosion of data available at one’s fingertips, there is a growing need to transform raw data into meaningful information that can be used by decision makers.

Epidemiology

How do social factors, the environment, and demographics affect a person's likelihood of developing a disease? Epidemiology is key in generating solutions to battle the world’s public health challenges, including answering these questions and creating interventions for preventative healthcare.

Funding

Passion for your work is essential, but understanding how to fundraise, budget, and make decisions based on financial information is just as important in realizing your goals.

Health, Well-being, and Quality of Life

Understanding the factors that influence mental and physical health can lead to a holistic approach to disease prevention—providing the necessary data to help policy makers and public health practitioners create and evaluate health interventions.

Healthcare Management

Effective leadership in health programs requires a unique set of professional skills, including healthcare management. This essential tool can enhance your ability to work in a variety of settings, prioritize resources, manage risks, motivate staff, and direct efforts to improve program performance through monitoring and evaluation.

Monitoring and Evaluation

In the past decade, the scale, scope, and complexity of health research and evaluation has grown rapidly, creating growing demand for qualified individuals to design, conduct, analyze, and evaluate health studies and programs across the globe.

Statistical Computing

Public health research produces a lot of data that needs to be evaluated in order to advocate for impactful interventions. Having a firm grasp of the statistical computing skill-set can help you analyze this information effectively.