Alumni News

CPH alumnus, student to discuss the pandemic on Chat from the Old Cap

Join Darren Rausch (01MS), the director and health officer of the Greenfield (Wisconsin) Health Department, on Sept. 23 for the Chat from the Old Cap. Robert Niezgoda, a second-year PhD epidemiology student at Iowa, will host the online session discussing public health's response to COVID-19 and the unique challenges at hand. Published September 15, 2020

Alumni award winners discuss their career paths

In case you missed the Q&A with CPH 2020 Outstanding Alumni Award winners Kari Harland and Ty Borders, the video of their discussion is now available online. Hear about their career paths, professional advice for students, and more.  Published September 15, 2020

CPH alumnus, student to hold ‘Chat from the Old Cap’

Darren Rausch (01MS), the director and health officer of the Greenfield (Wisconsin) Health Department, who will discuss public health’s response to COVID-19, the unique challenges at hand, and the strategies being employed. He will also discuss how the pandemic has revealed some of the disparities that exist in communities, what those disparities are, and how […] Published September 14, 2020

CPH alumni, staff honored with “Forty Under 40” awards

Congratulations to the CPH alumni and staff who were honored with "Forty Under 40" awards given by the Corridor Business Journal.  Published September 10, 2020

8 big questions about COVID-19

CPH faculty and alumni experts recently answered eight "big picture" questions about the pandemic and public health. Published August 25, 2020

CPH Outstanding Alumni Awards presentation is Sept. 9

Join us for a Sept. 9 webinar as we recognize the 2020 College of Public Health Outstanding Alumni Award recipients Ty Borders and Kari Harland. Please register in advance. Published August 19, 2020

Alum Darren Rausch directs Wisconsin health department

Darren Rausch (01MS) has been preparing for an outbreak like COVID-19 since he first began his career in public health 19 years ago. Rausch is the health officer and director of the Greenfield Health Department in Greenfield, Wisconsin. Published July 8, 2020

Alumnus Cory Mead named COO at Overland Park Regional Medical Center

Cory Mead (13MHA) has been named chief operating officer at Overland Park Regional Medical Center, one of Kansas City's largest hospitals.  Published June 18, 2020

Alumnus helps connect volunteers with at-risk populations

Alex Linden (18 Undergraduate Certificate) is serving as co-director of Iowa City Errand-ers, an errand-running service that connects volunteers with elderly and other at-risk populations for grocery shopping and more. Published April 8, 2020

Alumni videos for graduation celebration

We invite CPH alumni to participate in our commencement celebration by submitting a short (10-15 second) video to potentially be included in the College of Public Health's virtual ceremony. Published April 7, 2020


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