Tag: Public Health

Cover all the bases with Health Equity Impact Assessment (HEIA)

Meet Dmitri, Jamal and Liam. These three friends have gone to a baseball game and are trying to watch the game from behind a fence. Each boy has one box to stand on and all the boxes are the same size. Since the boys are all different heights they can’t all see over the fence….


Drug-Resistant Gonorrhea: An Urgent Public Health Issue


MSc Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health – An International perspective

I’m a Nutritionist, so I was interested always in physical activity so I think, that this was the programme that gathered everything together and it was quite unique.. My background is all in crisis counselling, drug rehabilitation… I’m an athlete, someone who’s very passionate about making sure that they’re as healthy as possible… My undergraduate…


May Vital Signs – African American Health: Creating Equal Opportunities for Health


Making Health Easier: Healthy Snacking in Philadelphia, PA

In the morning, I can come in and I can preview some of my work orders. work orders but then after you get your work orders, you definitely get out on the road. You don’t really get an opportunity to have a balanced meal during the day You don’t really get an opportunity to have…


Guideline 3: Nutrition Services

Guideline 3: Provide a quality school meal program and ensure students have appealing, healthy food and beverage choices offered outside of the school meal program. Schools are in a unique position to promote healthy dietary behaviors and help ensure appropriate food and nutrient intake among their students. Many schools provide students with access to food…


BTD – Maternal, Infant and Early Childhood Nutrition — The Thousand Day Window of Opportunity


Maternity Practices in Infant Nutrition and Care Bench Mark Reports

How well does your hospital provide the maternity care that mothers want and babies need? According to Dr. Tom Frieden, Director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hospital practices are a critical factor for successful breastfeeding and infant nutrition. It’s important for all infants to get a healthy start in life. For nearly…


Studiengang Public Health Nutrition

Unseren Studiengang gibt es nur hier in Fulda. Besonders ist auch die Kooperation zwischen den zwei Fachbereichen “Oecotrophologie” und “Pflege und Gesundheit”. Da lernt man gleich was interdisziplinäres Arbeiten bedeutet. Mir gefällt die individuelle Förderung. Durch den persönlichen Kontakt zu den Professoren, wurde mir eine Masterarbeit mit anschließender Promotion ermöglicht. Da Oecotrophologie sehr breitgefächert ist,…


MSc Nutrition, Physical Activity and Public Health

The Centre for Exercise, Nutrition and Health Sciences in the School for Policy studies focusses on research on exercise, nutrition, physical activity and public health. Our MSc has around 40 students every year and they all come from different backgrounds. Some students come directly from their undergraduate studies and others are already working professionals. This…