Sigrid Jenniska Asseko
PhD candidate in public health
Environmental and Occupational Health
“The ocean is made of water drops. If everyone can contribute a little bit of knowledge, we can create that ocean of information and maybe one day effectively reduce environmental pollution and protect people’s health.”
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CPHHS grads are difference-makers who make a healthy difference in the world.
Family and Community Health faculty are community partners who improve health and well-being across Oregon.
Students get the background to pursue a variety of medical careers, from medicine to occupational therapy.
College researchers brought in nearly $22 million in research funding in FY ’20, and all students are encouraged to engage in research activities.
On campus or online, our nearly 2,400 students come from across the nation and around the globe. More than 32% represent as a minority.
There are a number of ways to make a difference and support our work, from changing a student’s life through a scholarship or giving to specialized funds that support IMPACT, the Dean’s Fund for Excellence and more.