JWU College of Health & Wellness

From Internship to Publication: Cheyenne Thompson Takes It On

 

Health Science major Cheyenne Thompson is a self-described “total freak for health insurance.” In fact, one of her goals is to read the entire Affordable Care Act before she graduates — which is over a thousand pages, she notes. “I absolutely love health insurance. The way that it affects every single person is something that is super impactful.”

Topics: Johnson & Wales University Internships Health & Wellness Faculty Health Science

Can Twitterbots Improve Public Health? An Interview with Jonathan Noel

Assistant professor Jonathan Noel, PhD, decided to go into the field of public health when he saw how creating the right policies and programs could improve the health of millions of people. He's been involved in evaluation studies on alcohol advertising within social media. And what he's learned might change the way public health campaigns are delivered — and more importantly, improve people's health.

Topics: Health & Wellness Public Health