Public Health Education

Promoting Health, Engaging Communities, Changing Lives

Our Mission

The mission of the Department of Public Health Education is to promote health by supporting the learning, decision-making and capacity of individuals, groups, and communities. In collaboration with Piedmont Triad Community organizations, the Department prepares professional health educators and advances public health practice and knowledge.

Alumni Spotlight
July 12, 2016 by
Faculty Spotlight
Public Health Challenges: Athlete Health and Wellness Dr. Jeff Milroy Taking on Concussion Rep
Recent News
Kelley Massengale wins 'Best Poster Presentation' Award
By: Nicole Caudill
Congratulations to UNCG PHE doctoral student Kelley Massengale, for her recent win of the "Best Poster Presentation" award!
MPH Students Represent UNCG at the 4th Annual MACHE Bowl on March 19, 2016
By: Beth Lavely
Congratulations to UNCG MPH graduate students Devyn Shaw, Brandon Mendenhall, and Jessica Pollard who
UNCG Public Health Faculty Heed the Call to Further Sports Related Concussion Research
By: Beth Lavely
Today, if you are sports fan, it is hard not be acutely aware of sport related concussions (SRC). The prevalence and seriousness of sports related concussions (SRC) is gaining national attention. Nevertheless