Janelle Graves

West Virginia University was the best decision for me because it felt like home. Every faculty member that I spoke with took personal interest in my ideas and future aspirations. To date WVUs faculty encourages, cultivates, and supports my professional growth.

What is your undergraduate degree major, minor and location?

Major: Exercise Science Minor: Chemistry Winston Salem State University

Biographical Statement:

Prior to admittance to West Virginia University, I spent my entire undergraduate and pre-professional career in North Carolina. I attended Winston Salem State University and proceeded to work in various health care settings through a CDC granted internship. Following that I worked in research at Carolinas Medical Center, in Charlotte NC.

Why did you choose WVU?

West Virginia University was the best decision for me because it felt like home. Every faculty member that I spoke with took personal interest in my ideas and future aspirations. To date WVUs faculty encourages, cultivates, and supports my professional growth.

What does Public Health mean to you?

Public Health means assurance of and increased quality of life through cooperation of healthcare and the community.