"Public Health centers around community which is why I love this field. As public health professionals, we are concerned with protecting the health of entire populations."
"Public health promotes and protects the health of people and the communities where they live, learn, work and play."
"Public health’s focus on disease prevention really appeals to me. After working one-on-one with individuals for years, I realized that addressing any health problem starts with prevention, not just treatment."
"I wasn't sure what I wanted to study in college until I discovered Public Health. My volunteer fundraising work with WVU Medicine Children's gives me the opportunity to tie service work to my major."
"I've set a challenge for myself to fund-raise for a different charity project each year I'm in school. This year, I'm raising funds for an orphanage in India through GoFundMe."
"The School of Public Health provided me the opportunity to conduct research and present at an international conference."
"With public health, we have the ability to positively impact the well-being of local and global communities."
"The Public Health program prepares students to effect large-scale, long-term health outcomes in populations."