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Online Master of Public Health (MPH) Resource Articles

In your academic and professional life, a lot of the learning process involves learning from others. This page serves as a resource for articles on timely topics and developments in the field of public health. If there is a topic or areas of public health you would like to see explored here, drop us a note at onlinedegrees@ben.edu.

Global Public Health Services

Over the past several years, the international community has endured major medical scares, such as the SARS epidemic of 2003...


Global Warming Solutions and Investment in Public Health

As scientific evidence continues to suggest that the Earth’s climate is changing, it is becoming clear that global warming...


Highest Paying Public Health Jobs

There’s tremendous opportunity within the field of public health. Though it can be challenging at times, professionals with...


The Art of Unbiased Listening in Patient Care: A Chaplain’s Perspective

There is an adage that says we were given two ears and one mouth so that we may listen twice as much as we speak. For...


Mandated Vaccinations: Individual Choice vs. Public Health

Over 200 years ago Edward Jenner invented the first ever vaccine to combat small pox. This development eventually gave way...


Networking Tips For Public Health Professionals

The MPH student community at Benedictine University is a diverse group. You will meet classmates who come from various...


Online MPH Alumni Journey From Classroom to Career

(INFOGRAPHIC) Benedictine University’s online Master of Public Health (MPH) program prepares graduates for a rewarding...


Prepare to Step Out in APA Style!

When editors or teachers ask you to write in APA Style®, they are referring to the editorial style that many of the social...


Public Health and Disease Prevention

Public health officials shoulder a huge social responsibility: educating and empowering people to take care of their health...


Environmental Influence on Public Health

The environment affects a population’s health in many different ways. Extensive studies of the interaction between health...


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