Public Health Behind the Scenes
By UNC Gillings School
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A podcast featuring stories and public health perspectives on the issues that affect our lives.
||CleanEpisode 11. Prioritizing Sleep in Public Health||In this episode we look at why sleep health is a public health issue. --- Public Health Behind the Scenes is a podcast featuring stories and public health perspectives on the issues that affect our lives. Show notes available at...||4/25/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 10. The Digital Society||Healthcare in the US is becoming increasingly digitized. Mobile health or mHealth is a rapidly expanding area, where cell phone apps and wireless devices with sensors collect a person’s health data. Hospitals are moving away from paper records. At UNC||11/23/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 9. The Intersection of Public Health and Zika Virus||Over the last several months, the Zika virus has become a regular part of media coverage. It seems that everyone you talk to has an opinion, a fear or a question that is not being answered. In this episode, we try to answer some of those questions. We a||4/21/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 8. The Diaper Divide||In the United States, one in three families struggle to afford diapers. The Diaper Bank of North Carolina was founded on the simple belief that all children deserve clean diapers and through the help of donors, volunteers and connections made with commu||4/5/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 7. The Refugee Crisis: Taking Action||In this episode you’ll hear stories about how people got involved in working with refugee and immigrant groups and the ways in which they are helping. We hope after hearing their stories here you'll also be inspired to act, in whatever way you can. Id||4/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 6. Emerging Issue: Zika Virus||This is a special episode on the Zika Virus, an emerging issue in public health. Listen in as public health experts around the country discuss efforts underway related to planning and response.||3/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 5. Naya & Jessica Unscripted||Quick updates from Jessica and Naya on the show's first season, interviews underway and plans for the next few months.||3/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 4. The Refugee Crisis: Invisible Wounds||This is a story about the resettlement process for refugees, our world's most vulnerable people, who continue to face incredible challenges as they work to rebuild their lives.||2/16/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 3. The Refugee Crisis: Conflict Zones||An introduction to the refugee crisis, beginning with the challenges refugees face upon fleeing their home. This is part one of a three-part series on the refugee crisis. --- Public Health Behind the Scenes is a podcast featuring stories and public...||2/1/2016||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 2. Policy and Practice||What issues are people working on in public health and what should be done to address? In this episode, we polled attendees at the APHA Annual Meeting and also learned more about what students are doing in communities around the world. --- Public...||12/12/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanEpisode 1. The Moment||Is there a moment that leads a person to public health? In this episode, we ask students, faculty and staff why they chose their path in life. --- Public Health Behind the Scenes is a podcast featuring stories and public health perspectives on the...||10/29/2015||Free||View in iTunes|
Really enjoyed the first episode! Well edited and expertly hosted, the episode had multiple interesting sections yet kept to a pleasantly short timeframe.
Many people don't understand the work that happens at UNC's Gillings School of Global Public Health. This new podcast helps to remedy that, and the creators take chances with cutting edge audio techniques that are compelling.
Very informative and well produced.