Our students represent the depth and breadth of the health professions, as well as related fields. Some come with decades of experience, and others are in the early stages of their careers. All come with a passion to learn, a desire to lead, and an interest in the world and each other. Read on to meet some of our current EMPH students and learn more about the class demographics.
Meet Some of our EMPH Class Members
Well+Being Editor, The Washington Post
Clinical Director and Faculty Member, Yale-New Haven Hospital Pediatric Dental CenterMeet Lauren DiBenedetto
Assoc. Research Dir., Tobacco Research ProgramMeet Lisa Carter
Lt. Cmdr., US Public Health ServiceMeet Edwige Djassa
Physician Asst./Assoc., Cedars-Sinai Medical CenterMeet Kylie Tanabe
Sr. V.P., Chief Product Officer, THREAD ResearchMeet Scott Pearson
Project Officer Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission of the Organization of American StatesMeet Paula Sanjurjo
Staff Physician, Choctaw Health Center/Indian Health ServiceMeet Christian Beebe
Demographics - Class of 2023
Students with Advanced Degrees
Our students range in age from 28-63 years old.
Median of 11.5 years
- Eastern: North Carolina, New Jersey, Connecticut, District of Columbia, New York, Virginia, Florida, West Virgina, Massachusetts, Pennslyvania
- Central: Texas, Michigan, Oklahoma
- Mountain: Colorado, New Mexico
- Pacific: Washington, California, Arizona
Business, Law, Community Development
Health Administration, Public Relations, Health Economics, Health Research, Health Policy, Real Estate Development, Law, Customer Success Manager, Low-income Housing, Data Analyst, Business Consulting, Alzheimer’s Care Management, Social Entrepreneurship, Supply Chain Management, Business Development, Quality Assurance, Health Education, Financial Management, Pharmaceutical Operations, Accounting, Mergers and Acquisitions, International Program Management, Biotechnology Patient and Product Services.
Nursing/Behavioral Oncology, Public Health and Occupational Health Nursing, Paramedic, Pedodontics, Nurse Practitioner, Podiatry, Music Therapy, Veterinary Medicine, Respiratory Therapy, Pediatric Nursing, Psychology, Physician Assistant, Pharmacy.
And Physicians in the following areas:
Hospitalists in Obstetrics/Gynecology, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Internal Medicine (Infectious Disease, Cardiology), Occupational Medicine, Pathology, Pediatric Otolaryngology, Urology.