All courses will be delivered online for the summer semester and will run for eight weeks. Learn more, check out the summer calendar, and register now.
A Call to Action: Students, Faculty, and Alumni of the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine on the Front Lines of COVID-19
Laura Scott, Ph.D. student at Tulane's SPHTM was written about in Citizen Potawatomi Nation for her current studies of wastewater to gain a greater understanding of how COVID-19 can live and spread and for volunteering as an epidemiologist for the City of New Orleans at the pandemic’s onset.
Latasha Allen (SPHTM Alumna), I am currently a disaster epidemiologist with the U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services in the office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR) and an environmental health officer on duty with the U.S. Public Health Service Commissioned Corps.
Jenny Hixon (SPH alumni, MPH ‘06), I am the Violence Prevention Manager for the City of San Antonio Metropolitan Health District.
Joanne Casarella (BSPH 2011), City Research Scientist in the Office of School Health at the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
James Falasca, MPH&TM, I’m a statistician in the division of Planning and Evaluation at the Westchester County Department of Health (NY).
Katherine Feemster, a MPH graduate student, has been working with the AgriSafe network providing resources and information to American farmers
Kamya Raja, MSPH – I am a Program Analyst at the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), supporting the Medical Reserve Corps Program.
Callie Habrun, DVM, and a second-year student in MPH&TM: I am doing contact tracing in New Mexico.
Walker King: I’m a first year MPH Epidemiology student and I’m a Critical Care Nurse.
Jake Hurwitz: I am an MD/MPH student within the Disaster Management program and I am a part of the emergency preparedness team with the New Orleans Health Department.
Helena Likaj, MPH, is Odyssey House’s Prevention Department Manager
Two Health Policy and Management department faculty who are volunteering at the Community Testing Center at the Mahalia Jackson theater, New Orleans.