When the first wave of the COVID-19 pandemic hit Massachusetts, MD/MPH student Rachel Getz felt powerless to help, until she found a way to turn her passion and public health experience into action.
Meet Iris Olson, MPH, (they/them/theirs) a member of the APHVC infographics team. You might have seen their infographics and videos on mask-wearing and how to stay safe as Massachusetts gradually reopens. For Iris, communicating health information in an easy to understand way is paramount. “[Y]ou just can’t shove a peer-reviewed journal at somebody and beContinue reading “Accessible, Equitable, and Understandable Public Health”
Public Health students across Massachusetts are utilizing their language skills in the fight against COVID-19.
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