Student Profiles

Kierra Mitchell

Kierra Mitchell

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"What I like the most about the public health program is how willing everyone is to help you extend your experience by providing so many opportunities."
Corey Edmonds

Corey Edmonds

MPH IN SOCIAL & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES
"The passion and dedication of the faculty, staff and students and the people of West Virginia has been unlike anywhere else I’ve ever been."
Sarah Sisson

Sarah Sisson

MPH in Health Policy
"Public Health offers small class sizes to optimize learning, but you still get all the benefits of attending a large institution."
Alexa Harris

Alexa Harris

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"WVU has a unique ability to blend scholarly activity and community outreach."
Mohini Chatterji

Mohini Chatterji

MPH in Epidemiology
"WVU felt like a family from the first day I stepped foot on the campus, and I knew I wanted to be a part of this family and call WVU home."
Claire Boland

Claire Boland

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"You should choose WVU to study public health because it was the best education I have ever received. WVU sets up each and every one of its students to succeed."
Haleigh Hughes

Haleigh Hughes

B.S. in Public Health
"The courses for my area of emphasis of Patient Navigation helped to really put into perspective that I could do my job, but also love what I do."
Raihan Khan

Raihan Khan

PhD in Public Health Sciences, Social & Behavioral Sciences
"Whatever your research interest is, from basic science to chronic disease, the School of Public Health can offer you the opportunity you are looking for."
Hannah Layman

Hannah Layman

MPH in Social & Behavioral Sciences
"WVU and the School of Public Health are very supportive and welcoming. There is a fit for everyone and the priority is always placed on you!"
Ksheeraja Sriram

Ksheeraja Sriram

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"The public health program is incredibly welcoming and brimming with opportunity. No matter where your interests lie, you will find classmates who share your passions and professors who support you."
Fiona Galley

Fiona Galley

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"As someone who had not previously been exposed to the field of public health, I was thrilled to discover a program at WVU that seemed to align with my interest."
Vishnu Movva

Vishnu Movva

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"I will always remember the people at WVU. The faculty and students are very kind and are always willing to lend a helping hand."
Miranda Aman

Miranda Aman

B.S. IN PUBLIC HEALTH
"My time at WVU has been one pleasant surprise after the other."
Keeley Hall

Keeley Hall

B.S. in Public Health
"Public health is the monitoring, educating and caring for the health of the general public as a whole."
Allison McCracken

Allison McCracken

MPH IN HEALTH POLICY, MANAGEMENT AND LEADERSHIP
"Public health means making efforts to ensure people are living healthy lives and living them to their full potential in their community."
Jeffrey Pesarsick

Jeffrey Pesarsick

PHD in Epidemiology
"The passion of the faculty in School of Public Health spurs interest and fosters a learning environment which is second to none."
Hannah Meeks

Hannah Meeks

B.S. in Public Health
"WVU has an amazing sense of community, and it will quickly become home to you."
Jeevan Murthy

Jeevan Murthy

B.S. in Public Health
"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."
Erin Caswell

Erin Caswell

B.S. in Public Health
"I knew I wanted to help people and go into the world and do good. With a degree in Public Health from WVU, I know my goal can be accomplished."
Cassie Bambrick

Cassie Bambrick

B.S. in Public Health
"The professors are so passionate about their classes and students. You'll find a professor you enjoy and, in turn, it will open a lot of doors for you."