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36 – Public Health and Civic Engagement
Oct 22
Can civic engagement make a community healthier? Is voting a public health issue? Uncle Sam wants YOU to find out the answers to these questions and more in our episode about the intersection of civic engagement and public health. Sources:…
35 – Measles & The Anti-Vaccination Movement
Sep 27
Public Health deserves a gold star for vaccinations—and an asterisk acknowledging the dark history around its development. We dive into the history of measles and talk about the anti-vaccination movement and how it’s bringing this vintage disease back…
34 – Transduction II
Sep 15
We’re back at it — inoculating your mind against ignorance! Check out the second episode of transduction where we talk about two completely different public health topics! Sources: Link 1; Link 2; Link 3 Viral is written and produced by Linsey Grove and…
33 – Transduction I
Jul 26 • 35 min
Get ready to be inoculated with some surprising knowledge bits about interesting public health topics. We’re not going to spoil the surprise, so sit back and enjoy the show! Link to Final Forms Article:…
In Case You Missed It: Episode 30 – Public Health and the Labor Movement
Jun 21 • 21 min
Love your weekends? We do too! But we haven’t always had weekends, minimum wage, and child labor laws; the Labor Movement changed all of that. We talk about the history of the Labor Movement and how it has impacted Public Health. Black Lung Disease…
32 – Public Health and Unconventional Partnerships
Jun 18 • 40 min
How do we partner with others on new or non-traditional health issues like housing or climate change? How do we break down our silos across discipline, industry, and sector? We discuss strategies and lessons learned with Maria Sgambati and Carson Bell…
31 – Public Health and Antibiotics
May 10 • 17 min
Imagine a world where diseases that once were easily treatable wreak havoc on our species. This may sound like the plot of a dystopian sci-fi novel but it could be the real future of humanity. We talk about antibiotic resistance and how we can be better…
29 – NPHW Day 5: Ensuring the Right to Health
Apr 6 • 14 min
It’s the final day of our National Public Health Week series; today we’re discussing the Right to Health. Do we have a responsibility as public health professionals to ensure the right to health for everyone? If so, how do we do that and what does that…
28 – NPHW Day 4: Injury & Violence Prevention
Apr 5 • 12 min
Welcome to Day 4 of our National Public Health Week series; today we’re covering Injury and Violence Prevention. Recent events in Parkland and March for Our Lives have called attention to the growing concern over policy inaction at the federal and state…
27 – NPHW Day 3: Environmental Health
Apr 4 • 13 min
It’s Day 3 of National Public Health Week and we’re discussing Environmental Health! Today we’re featuring an old fellow named Father Thames and how he has impacted the health of London for centuries. To learn more about National Public Health Week and…