Teaching Public Health Will Never Be the Same

Nadia Abuelezam

Students will likely be flocking to public health courses and programs in upcoming semesters. The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic has piqued the interest of many in society, among them college students. Students who have an interest in health, medicine, or science now may see public health as a viable career option, especially with numerous public health researchers being featured in stories and social media around the globe. Although this is an important moment for our field and discipline, universities training future public health professionals will need to recalibrate how they approach their teaching in the aftermath of the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Nadia N. Abuelezam, “Teaching Public Health Will Never Be the Same”, American Journal of Public Health 110, no. 7 (July 1, 2020): pp. 976-977.