Tag Archives: master of public health

Back to School, Back to the Doctor

By Satesh Bidaisee, Associate Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, St. George's University
October 7, 2016

It’s that time of year again. Students are shopping for school supplies and fall wardrobes, while parents are breathing sighs of relief as their children board the bus to school. But back-to-school season is also a time for coughs, sneezes, and germs. In all the excitement of the new school year, don’t let your health […]

Case Study: How Online Education Can Keep Students Enrolled and Engaged

By Satesh Bidaisee, Associate Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, St. George's University
August 17, 2016

This time of year, college students are flocking to register for classes. Enrollment in online courses is surging. But few of these students see the courses through to completion. Universities need to change that. Online courses grew in popularity for the 13th straight year. Enrollment for online courses nearly doubled in 2015, topping 35 million students.[1] […]

Pioneer Dalai Lama Fellow Introducing Population, Health and Environment Concept in Schools

By Joseph Byonanebye
June 28, 2012

In June 2012, Joseph Byonanebye, a 2009 MPH graduate from St. George’s University, completed a Dalai Lama Fellowship (DLF) in California (US). He is among the pioneer DLF fellows who have been trained in California and implemented projects in different countries. Joseph chose to work in his home country Uganda, under his umbrella organization, where […]