2017 UW School of Public Health Graduation

2017 UW School of Public Health Graduation

November 24, 2019 0 By Stanley Isaacs


you’re graduating a record 643 students
the spring 45 with doctorates 300 with master’s degrees and 298 with bachelors Oh some of these graduates are overseas and
some are already at work in new careers more than half of these graduates are
with us for today’s celebration together with their friends and families let us work together not just across our
disciplines but transcending them engaging our urban rural local national
and international community in the fight to improve public health together we can
make a difference here a public health class of 2017 you have earned your
laurels go forth and wear them with pride today’s graduates will carry the
public-health torch well into the 21st century
here in our community and globally controlling infectious diseases fighting
heart disease and cancer eliminating disparities in health based on skin
color well zip code leading and improving our healthcare system
educating the public crafting and implementing public policies to promote
the greater good their visionary they are pragmatist their change agent
they’re scientists they’re heroes graduates
you’re the best