Khadedra Harrison: First-Year Scholar

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Why did you choose to pursue your MPH at Tulane SPHTM?

I decided to attend Tulane, because it connects to my long-term goals of working in the maternal and child health field.

What are your MPH/MCH interests and your career goals?

Areas & areas of interest within public health: Areas of interest within the public health is advocacy for pregnant and post-partum Black women and their infants, spreading awareness of the programs that the government offers for pregnant and postpartum women, and educating women and young girls on pregnancy.

What are your interests outside of school?

Things I enjoy doing outside of school are watching movies, trying different natural hair styles, eating at new places, shopping, reading, and health and wellness. Fun interests of mine are fashion, music, and movies from the 90s and early 2000s.