Destination Public Health

 

Virtual Destination Public Health 2021

 

Wednesday, October 13 – Thursday, October 21, 2021

Join us for Destination Public Health, our fall open house event. This interactive online event will feature a variety of sessions and is open to all who are considering the field of public health and interested in pursuing a Master’s level education.

  • Presentations from faculty and the dean of admissions 
  • Department information sessions
  • Q&A opportunities with faculty, students, and alumni
  • A virtual tour of Rollins
  • Tips and advisement for applying to Rollins

 

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

—WEEK 1—


WEDNESDAY, October 13
10:00 AM ET

WELCOME / PUBLIC HEALTH 101
Interim Executive Associate Dean for Academic Affairs, Delia Lang, will discuss why a public health education is critical to our times and how Rollins can provide the foundation of your public health career.

 


 

THURSDAY, October 14
10:00 AM ET

FACULTY PANEL DISCUSSION: Public Health and Social Justice: How you can make a difference.
Join faculty from a variety of academic departments to learn about the intersection of public health and social justice. Learn how Rollins is making a difference both locally and globally.

6:00 PM ET
STUDENT LIFE AT ROLLINS
Why Rollins? Current students will answer this question and will share their experiences as students, members of our community, and residents of Atlanta.

 


 

FRIDAY, October 15
10:00 AM ET

PRE-RECORDED VIRTUAL CAMPUS TOUR
We are bringing Rollins to you! Follow Rollins Student Ambassadors through a virtual tour of the Rollins School of Public Health.

 

 

 —WEEK 2—

TUESDAY, October 19

EXPLORING PUBLIC HEALTH DISCIPLINES-Session 1
Register for an academic department session and join academic advisors, faculty, and staff to learn about our six academic programs and Executive MPH Program. Advisors will discuss concentrations, curricula, skills gained, and career outcomes.

10:00 AM-11:00 AM ET–Department of Health Policy and Management
11:00 AM-12:00 PM ET–Department of Behavioral, Social, and Health Education Sciences
12:00 PM -1:00 PM ET–Hubert Department of Global Health
1:00 PM-2:00 PM ET–Executive MPH (Program for Working Professionals)
2:00 PM-3:00 PM ET–Department of Epidemiology

 


6:00 PM ET

INTERESTED IN WORKING AT THE CDC?
Join students, alumni, and the Office of Career Development to learn about work experiences and careers at the CDC.

 


WEDNESDAY, October 20

EXPLORING PUBLIC HEALTH DISCIPLINES-Session 2
Register for an academic department session and join academic advisors, faculty, and staff to learn about our six academic programs and Executive MPH Program. Advisors will discuss concentrations, curricula, skills gained, and career outcomes.

9:00 AM-10:00 AM ET–Department of Biostatistics and Bioinformatics
12:00 PM-1:00 PM ET–Gangarosa Department of Environmental Health

 

6:00 PM ET
THE ROLLINS ROI
Join alumni to learn about their professional journey and address your questions about how Rollins helped to prepare them for professional success. Learn about the unique support and resources offered by our dedicated Office of Career Development.

 


THURSDAY, October 21
10:00 AM ET

THE ROLLINS ADMISSIONS PROCESS
Join Executive Director of Admissions, Ivone Foisy, to learn more about the RSPH admissions process and how to qualify for merit scholarship awards.