College of Health

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You got your start here, and today you are part of a community nearly 30,000 strong who are changemakers around the globe. You, your insights and your experience matter. Regardless of when you graduated, the college, and this world, are better because of what you bring to it.

You enable our work by mentoring and hiring students, and supporting college initiatives. We strive to return the favor with educational, career and volunteer opportunities. We’re partners with purpose, and we’re stronger together, engaged in work that matters to people, families and communities in Oregon and beyond.

Our Health&

Our Health& Sustainable Travel

March 5, 2024
5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Join the Our Health& series as we take a deeper dive on your questions around the future of travel — from the economic policies and constraints at a community level to the current and trending environmental health impacts to how COVID may have changed travel behaviors for the better.

 Join OSU faculty and staff from the College of Heath’s Environmental and Occupational Health program, OSU Cascades’ Sustainable Tourism Lab and the OSUAA’s Group Travel Program for a robust discussion around the complexities of sustainable travel and how it will take a lift from us all to preserve a fundamentally positive human experience for generations to come.

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About Dam Proud Day

On April 24, 2024, Beavers everywhere will rally together to support Oregon State University during Dam Proud Day. This 24-hour period is dedicated to celebrating the accomplishments of the Beaver community, supporting all OSU students and stretching ourselves toward our aspirations.

A tradition since 2019 and now in its fifth year, Dam Proud Day 2024 will build upon the momentum of years past to connect Beaver Believers everywhere, share belief in our great university and support more than 70 OSU programs and causes.

Your gifts to Dam Proud Day 2024 allow Oregon State University to advance its education, research and outreach mission. With nearly 80% of the giving opportunities directly supporting students, rallying behind a cause you care about ensures the next generation of Beavers are ready to tackle the challenges of today and tomorrow!

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Alumni stories

HDFS alumna is helping the nation’s most vulnerable children

Kylee Probert, HDFS PhD ’22, doesn’t like America’s childcare system, so she’s doing something about it.

Health management, MPH alum is driven by mission

Kelley Kaiser, ’93, MPH ’99, serves as senior vice president – chief administrative officer for Samaritan Health Services, a five-hospital, 80-clinic integrated delivery system that operates two insurance companies in the Mid-Willamette Valley.

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Amber Coyne, MPH '15

An impactful career bringing health care into communities

From Oregon State to India to Tennessee, Amber Coyne, MPH ’15, is making a profound impact in infectious disease community outreach, prevention and treatment. Currently the Syndemic Coordination Director at the Tennessee Department of Health, she oversees the development and implementation of End the Syndemic Tennessee (ETS), which is a community-informed strategic plan to address the prevention of HIV, sexually transmitted infections, substance use disorder and viral hepatitis in Tennessee.

Watch a conversation with Amber about how her roots in public health and special interests in LGBTQ+ health equity, harm reduction and language justice propel her to find innovative ways to address public health risks and keep our most vulnerable populations safe.


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Casey Farm '05

Casey Farm '05

Director of Alumni Relations
College of Health
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