Alumni Posts

The disaster artist

The disaster artist

Master of Public Health recipient Nicole Mercado Anazagasty has lived through disasters, and the Puerto Rico native plans on helping others through them, too  Back in December 2017, when she was applying to graduate school, Nicole Mercado Anazagasty had much more...

My Public Health Career: Sara Schubert, MPH ’18, CPH

My Public Health Career: Sara Schubert, MPH ’18, CPH

Pictured: Sara Schubert, MPH ’18, CPH. Image courtesy Sara Schubert. Sara Schubert, MPH ’18, CPH found the flexibility of an online program enabled her to successfully make the leap from Captain in the Army to Health Scientist at the Centers for Disease Control and...

My Public Health Career: Jennifer Rodriguez, LCSW, MPH ‘18

My Public Health Career: Jennifer Rodriguez, LCSW, MPH ‘18

Pictured: Jennifer Rodriguez, LCSW, MPH '18. Image courtesy Jennifer Rodriguez. As a licensed clinical social worker, alumnus Jennifer Rodriguez, LCSW, MPH ’18 serves each day with compassion and a genuine desire to help. She is currently Care Coordinator with...

USC remembers one of our own

USC remembers one of our own

The Department of Population and Public Health Sciences celebrates the life of a beloved member of the Trojan family, Roman Corral, MS '12. Corral, who passed away over Labor Day weekend is remembered as hard-working, diligent and extremely kind-hearted by friends and...

USC epidemiology grad explores the data behind public health

USC epidemiology grad explores the data behind public health

At USC, Darryl Nousome PhD ‘17 studied how genetic and environmental factors affect our eyes. Now, he’s putting his doctorate in epidemiology to use, studying how genetic mutations affect cancer risk. Learn more about Nousome’s educational journey at USC in this...

How a USC alum is fighting to reduce childhood lead exposure

How a USC alum is fighting to reduce childhood lead exposure

An environmental health fellow at the United States Environmental Protection Agency, USC alum Danielle Ramos, MPH ’17, MSW ‘13, is working to bring awareness to the dangers of childhood lead exposure. In a time when government agencies are facing intense scrutiny,...

Alumni Spotlight: Matt Feaster, MPH

Alumni Spotlight: Matt Feaster, MPH

Matt Feaster, MPH ' 09, works as an epidemiologist for the City of Pasadena Public Health Department. In this Master of Public Health Student Association Q&A learn more about his education and career journey. What does your organization do? Since 1892, the...

Grad builds class project into community health campaign

Grad builds class project into community health campaign

Pictured: Delcie Strahan. Photo by Lori Strahan. Delcie Strahan didn’t expect to move back to her small town in Shasta County, Calif., after college. But in 2012 that’s where she found herself—and her passion—beginning a career in public health as a patient educator....