Info: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has now rated Johnson County’s COVID-19 Community level as Low. 

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Help people live healthier, longer, and more productive lives.
Focus on prevention instead of treating the symptoms of disease.
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Hear from Hawkeyes

Kori Thomas

Health care administration

Kori Thomas, 22MHA

Kori is taking part in an administrative fellowship program in hospital management.

Felix Pabon Rodriguez

Modeling disease progression

Felix Pabon-Rodriguez, PhD student

Felix uses biostatistics to model infectious disease progression.

Brooke Zibell

Blending health and the environment

Brooke Zibell, 21BS

Brooke protects people’s health and the environment as a pollution control analyst.

Laura Eckles

Community planning

Laura Eckles, 19BA

Laura works to protect and promote the health of the City of Mount Vernon through her work as a city planner.