Nav: Home

101 + Careers in Public Health, Second Edition | Paperback

by Beth Seltzer (Author)


List Price: $35.00  
Price:  $22.89
You Save:  $12.11 (35%)
Available:  Usually ships in 2 days
FREE Shipping on Qualified Orders
» View Details


Binding:  Paperback
Publisher:  Springer Publishing Company
Edition:  2nd Edition
Page Count:  520 Pages
Publication Date:  December 11, 2015
Sales Rank:  125779th



EDITORIAL REVIEWS


Product Description
In just the past few years, interest in public health careers has soared. Public health degrees are more popular than ever, but what opportunities are out there once you've earned that MPH? And do you have to have a degree in public health to break into this field? This updated and revised second edition of 101+ Careers in Public Health provides an extensive overview of the numerous and diverse career options available and the many different roads to achieving them. It includes both familiar public health careers and emerging opportunities. New to the second edition are public health careers in the military, public health and aging, and careers in cutting-edge areas such as nanotechnology and public health genetics. Readers will learn about modern approaches to public health programs, including the evolving study of implementation science and the increased role of community participatory research. The second edition also presents expanded information on getting started in public health, including the increasingly popular field of global health. Included are descriptions of careers in disease prevention, environmental health, disaster preparedness, nutrition, education, public safety, and manymore. Whether you are a student who wants to launch a career or a professional looking to change careers, this guide offers a straightforward introduction to the public health field. It details the training, salary ranges, and degree requirements for each job and alerts readers to alternative pathways beyond the traditional MPH. NEW TO THE SECOND EDITION: Public health careers in the military Public health and aging Expanded information on global health careers and how to get started in global health Careers in cutting-edge domains of public health, such as nanotechnology and public health genetics The evolving roles of implementation science and community participatory research MD or MPH? The differences between health care and public health KEY FEATURES: Includes a detailed guide to educational paths, options, and training requirements at the bachelor's, master's, and PhD levels Offers guidance on navigating the job market through both traditional and nontraditional pathways Provides tips on landing the job you want Includes interviews with public health professionals who offer details of their day-to-day lives on the job Helps job seekers just starting out and those interested in career change

SIMILAR PRODUCTS


Essentials Of Public Health - Third Edition (Essential Public Health)

Essentials Of Public Health - Third Edition (Essential Public Health)
by Bernard J. Turnock (Author)
Planning, Implementing, & Evaluating Health Promotion Programs: A Primer (7th Edition)

Planning, Implementing, & Evaluating Health Promotion Programs: A Primer (7th Edition)
by James F. McKenzie (Author), Brad L. Neiger (Author), Rosemary Thackeray (Author)
Essentials of Environmental Health (Essential Public Health)

Essentials of Environmental Health (Essential Public Health)
by Robert H. Friis (Author)
Public Health 101: Healthy People―Healthy Populations

Public Health 101: Healthy People―Healthy Populations
by Richard Riegelman (Author), Brenda Kirkwood (Author)
Contemporary Health Studies: An Introduction

Contemporary Health Studies: An Introduction
by Louise Warwick-Booth (Author), Ruth Cross (Author), Diane Lowcock (Author)
Epidemiology: with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access (Gordis, Epidemiology)

Epidemiology: with STUDENT CONSULT Online Access (Gordis, Epidemiology)
by Leon Gordis MD MPH DrPH (Author)
Global Health 101 (Essential Public Health)

Global Health 101 (Essential Public Health)
by Richard Skolnik (Author)
Introduction to Public Health

Introduction to Public Health
by Mary-Jane Schneider (Author)
Controversies in Public Health and Health Policy

Controversies in Public Health and Health Policy
by Jan Kirk Carney (Author)
101 Careers in Healthcare Management, Second Edition (Volume 2)

101 Careers in Healthcare Management, Second Edition (Volume 2)
by Leonard Friedman PhD MPH FACHE (Editor), Anthony R. Kovner PhD (Editor)

Best Science Podcasts 2018

We have hand picked the best science podcasts for 2018. Sit back and enjoy new science podcasts updated daily from your favorite science news services and scientists.
Now Playing: TED Radio Hour

Circular
We're told if the economy is growing, and if we keep producing, that's a good thing. But at what cost? This hour, TED speakers explore circular systems that regenerate and re-use what we already have. Guests include economist Kate Raworth, environmental activist Tristram Stuart, landscape architect Kate Orff, entrepreneur David Katz, and graphic designer Jessi Arrington.
Now Playing: Science for the People

#504 The Art of Logic
How can mathematics help us have better arguments? This week we spend the hour with "The Art of Logic in an Illogical World" author, mathematician Eugenia Cheng, as she makes her case that the logic of mathematics can combine with emotional resonance to allow us to have better debates and arguments. Along the way we learn a lot about rigorous logic using arguments you're probably having every day, while also learning a lot about our own underlying beliefs and assumptions.