The foundation of my career started at Yale where I learned the art of thinking globally and acting locally, where knowledge and wisdom of the faculty provided the lens to see commonality and yet appreciate the differences in approach to delivering public health services.
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The Yale School of Public Health offers cutting-edge educational opportunities for today's students who want to take on the exciting challenges of public health. We offer MPH degrees in the school and the MS and PhD in conjunction with the Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Our continuing education and distance learning programs are designed for the public health workforce to enhance their skills to meet today's needs in the field. We also offer special exploratory summer programs for undergraduate and high school students in environmental health sciences and biostatistics.
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Interim Dean Melinda Pettigrew applies an integrated approach when teaching complex topics in public health
The Spotlight on Teaching shines upon Yale School of Public Health Interim Dean (2022-23) Melinda Pettigrew, PhD '99, Anna M.R. Lauder Professor of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases).