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Blanchard, president emerita of the community development organization BakerRipley and former Swearer Center Social Entrepreneur in Residence, was involved with the response and restoration of the city of Houston in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvery. She aims to bring her real world experience to students in the University’s MPA Program.

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New Watson senior fellow to teach Master of Public Affairs seminar

February 14, 2019 0 comments

Angela Blanchard, recently named senior fellow at the Watson Institute of International and Public Affairs, will teach a Master of Public Affairs seminar this spring titled MPA 2772: “Disaster, Displacement and Response: A Practitioner, People-Focused Lens on Urban Policy & Practice”…

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.