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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…
26 – NPHW Day 2: Communicable Disease
Apr 3 • 18 min
Today marks Day 2 of National Public Health Week and the focus is Communicable Disease. We’re going to talk about one of public health’s greatest achievements: the eradication of Smallpox. To learn more about National Public Health Week and Communicable…
25 – NPHW Day 1: Behavioral Health
Apr 2 • 9 min
Today marks Day 1 of National Public Health Week and the focus is Behavioral Health. Get out your Theory of Health Behavior class notes, because we’re discussing the story behind the Transtheoretical Model or Stages of Change Theory! We’re moving you from…
24 – National Public Health Week Preview & Quarantine
Apr 1 • 14 min
April 2nd is the start of National Public Health Week! To celebrate, we’re hosting a mini-episode each day based on the daily public health theme! As a bonus, we’re talking about the origins of quarantine! Viral is written and produced by Linsey Grove and…
23 – Update and Checking In
Feb 22 • 10 min
We’re back (sort of) from a hiatus with some updates and general ramblings! Photo by Zach Gibson/Getty Images Viral is written and produced by Linsey Grove and Quinn Lundquist. Our theme is “Take Your Medicine” by the Quick and Easy Boys. Visit us at…
022 – The Lion, The Researcher, and The Microbe
Dec 15, 2017 • 37 min
Welcome to episode 22 of Viral. Sorry we’ve been gone for about a month, but we are back in the proverbial saddle (get ready for more animal puns) and ready to sink our teeth into a new topic. This week we discuss the link between veterinary medicine and…
021 – Art & Science
Nov 9, 2017 • 45 min
Art and science. Left brain and right brain. Analytics and emotion. Science gives us explanations, but art gives those explanations meaning. Naturally, these disciplines overlap and have overlapped for as long as both have existed. Today we discuss a few…
020 – Emergency Preparedness & Response
Oct 26, 2017 • 34 min
What is the role of public health in emergencies or disaster scenarios? Let’s find out! You might be surprised that it’s a pretty new sub-discipline of public health even though disasters have been happening since forever. www.fema.gov…