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News - 2016

Congratulations to our December 2016 MPH Graduates!

December 2016 Grads 


 Welcome to our new students starting Fall 2016

F2016 Start

and a Thank You! to all who attended the MPH Orientation on August 18 to welcome our new students

Fall 2016


Congratulations to our Summer 2016 Graduates!

MPH Student

MPH Emphasis Area

Katie Breese

Public Health Nutrition

Dr. Sara Bubenik

Infectious Diseases/Zoonoses

Dr. Terra Dawes

Infectious Diseases/Zoonoses

Cassandra Jones

Infectious Diseases/Zoonoses

Cassidy Keim

Infectious Diseases/Zoonoses

Cassandra Knutson

Public Health Nutrition

Dr. Anna Pees

Infectious Diseases/Zoonoses

Daniel Perez

Public Health Physical Activity

Judith Sempa

Public Health Nutrition

Taylor Shulse

Infectious Diseases/Zoonoses


Welcome to the new MPH Director, Dr. Ellyn Mulcahy


Dr. Mulcahy begins her new position as the MPH Director on May 31, 2016.  She has a PhD from the Creighton University in Omaha, NE, and an MPH from the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City.  Her research interests include the role of infectious disease in childhood and maternal health, the contribution of nutrition and environmental factors to health, and promotion of health education for vulnerable populations.  Feel free to drop by the MPH Office and welcome Dr. Mulcahy to Kansas State!

Congratulations to our 2016 Spring Graduate!

Nicholas Thompson - Public Health Physical Activity emphasis

Congratulations to our 2016 Summer Graduates (thus far)!

Katie Breese - Public Health Nutrition emphasis

Sara Bubenik, MD - Infectious Diseases and Zoonoses emphasis

Cassidy Keim - Infectious Diseases and Zoonoses emphasis

More to come soon!

Celebrate National Public Health Week 2016 with us!

Proclamation from the City of Manhattan

MPH Students  Daniel

Students receiving proclamation from Karen McCulloh, Mayor of Manhattan, Kansas

Students: Cassie Jones, Marisol Aguirre Rojas, Kaitlyn Banks, Victoria Reed, Annamarie Taylor and Daniel Perez (with the shaken camera syndrome)

PH Week

PowerPoint from Spring Meeting on March 23 on "How to Graduate."

 Interim Director Named


Dr. Thu Annelise Nguyen, Associate Professor of Toxicology and Director of the Veterinary Research Scholars Program, has been appointed as the Interim MPH Director, effective February 14, 2016.

 Congratulations to our December 2015 Graduates!

Dr. Elizabeth Beilke
Mr. Daniel Kurz
Mr. Zachary Stein
Ms. Erica McGinley
Mr. James Miller
Dr. Dawn Hull
Ms. Ashley Thackrah