Our Alumni

It is our goal and pleasure to stay connected and serve our alumni through regular communications.  Alumni of our undergraduate Public Health program (formerly Health and Wellness); graduate programs in Global Health; and the Certificate of Advanced Studies in Addiction Studies are encouraged to download and fill out the Alumni Update Form.

We would like to showcase the many innovative and exciting paths our graduates have taken. Many of our undergraduate students obtain work following graduation while others choose to pursue graduate- level education.

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Where Our Alumni are Currently Working

Alumni of our programs occupy a variety of careers in public health. Depending on the number of years since graduation, they are in various stages of their careers within local and national government public health agencies, community agencies, and hospitals.

For example, our graduates occupy the following positions:

  • Access Coordinator Connecticut Community Care, Inc (CCCI)
  • Assistant Coach, Men’s Lacrosse, Holy Cross College, Worcester, MA
  • IMHOTEP summer internship program, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Morehouse College
  • Case Manager (Central Harlem Healthy Start Program (CHHS)), Northern Manhattan Perinatal Partnership, NYC
  • Waiver Service Provider (Bridges to Health Program), Abbott House, Bronx, NY
  • Residency Director, Syracuse University
  • Intern, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), Washington, DC
  • NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
  • Teach for America in NYC
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Adolescent Health Center, Research Assistant
  • Urban Health Plan, South Bronx, Community Health Educator
  • Silver Fox Senior Social Club, Marketing Representative
  • UPMC, Administrative Fellow
  • CT Community Care, Inc., Case Manager
  • Seneca Nation of Indians Planning & Economic Development Office, Tourism Planner

Where Our Alumni are Studying

Many of our students are pursuing graduate education in public health, health-related social sciences (medical anthropology, medical sociology, or health psychology), law, and the health professions (medicine, nursing, physician assistance, pharmacy, or dentistry).

Here are a few examples of where our alumni are continuing their education:

  • George Washington University, masters of public health with a concentration in health communications and marketing
  • West Chester University, studying Epidemiology and Community Health
  • Tulane University graduate degree in public health dual concentration in International Health and Development (MS) and Tropical Medicine (MSPH)
  • Univ. of Pennsylvania, combined nursing/nurse anesthetist program
  • Johns Hopkins University, Advanced Practice Nursing
  • Syracuse University, Dual Law and Public Administration
  • Univ. of Rochester , Masters in Community Mental Health Counseling
  • Weir Medical College, Masters of Public Health
  • Saint Joseph College – Masters Human Development
  • PEACE Corp
  • University of Charlotte, Masters of Occupational Therapy
  • University of Pittsburgh for Masters of Health Administration
  • American University, Washington DC, WINS program
  • U.S. ARMY; commissioned as 1st LT
  • Columbia University School of Social Work , MSW/MPH
  • Trinity College in Dublin Ireland, – MSc in Global Health
  • George Washington University Accelerated Nursing Program
  • University at Buffalo (SUNY) School of Public Health, Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • CUNY School of Public Health at Lehman College, Masters in Public Health
  • Boston University, Masters in Public Health
  • Pace University, Physician Assistant
  • University of Connecticut, Ph.D. Program in Human Development & Family Studies (Gerontology Focus)

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