News - 2014

February 2014:  Spring 2014 MPH Program Update.

April 2014: Governor's National Public Health Week Proclamation   Dr. Mike Cates, MPH Director at Kansas State University, joined KDHE Secretary Moser and other public health colleagues and students from Kansas as Governor Brownback signed his proclamation for the upcoming National Public Health Week, April 7-13, 2014.  Dr. Kimathi Choma, MPH Field Experience Facilitator, attended Topeka events in which both houses of the state’s legislature signed proclamations for National Public Health Week. 

May 2014:  Graduates.  New MPH graduates include Jessica Bradford, Kaylee Hervey, Scott Hoffman, Dr. Abdunabi Kuchimov, Dr. Michael Moore, MaKenzie Simpson, Mylissia Smith, Dr. Vickie Smith and Patrick Steele, bringing the total number of MPH degrees awarded at K-State to 116.  Graduate Certificate recipients include Elizabeth Grilliot and Jiena Gu, bringing the total number of certificate recipients to 22. 

June 24, 2014:  CEPH Accreditation.  The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) notified Kansas State University that accreditation has been granted for the Master of Public Health program until July 1, 2019.