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University to offer new joint MPH/MPA degree

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University to offer new joint MPH/MPA degree

March 7, 2018 0 comments

A partnership between the Watson Institute of International and Public Affairs and the School of Public Health is introducing a new two-year joint Master of Public Health/Master of Public Affairs degree this summer to address the intersection of public health and public policy.

The University announced a four-year program that will allow students to earn a joint MD-MPA joint degree upon graduation. This interdisciplinary curriculum, which will begin in the summer of 2017, is the first of its kind to offer a unique perspective on healthcare for future physicians.

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Brown becomes first in country to offer four-year joint MD-MPA program

September 28, 2016 0 comments

The University will launch a dual-degree program in which students earn a doctorate of medicine and a master’s of public affairs in four years in 2017.

As associate director, Carrie Nordlund MA’01 PhD’06 will oversee the Masters of Public Affairs program at the Watson Institute.

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Nordlund to head Master’s of Public Affairs program

February 25, 2016 0 comments

Carrie Nordlund MA’01 PhD’06 is the new associate director of the Public Policy Program and senior administrator of the Master’s of Public Affairs Program.