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* Public Health: Apps & Podcasts

Resources for students interested in public health related programs at the University of Rochester

Public Health Podcasts

AJPH logoAmerican Journal of Public Health Podcast - available in English, Spanish, and Chinese.

 

 

emerging infectious diseasesEmerging Infectious Diseases - A podcast highlighting key articles in the current issue of Emerging Infectious Diseases, a journal from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

 

 

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Found my Fitness - A scholarly podcast discussing strategies to increase healthspan, well-being, cognitive and physical performance through deeper understandings of biology based on current research.

 

 

londonThe London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Health Policy and Planning podcast.

 

 

Jama medical newsJAMA Medical News - Timely and engaging discussions about advances in clinical research and practice, biomedical science, public health, and health policy.

 

 

podcast will kill you iconThis Podcast Will Kill You - Grad students studying disease ecology, Erin and Erin found themselves disenchanted with the insular world of academia. They wanted a way to share their love of epidemics and weird medical mysteries with the world, not just colleagues. Plus, who doesn't love an excuse to have a cocktail while chatting about pus and poop?

 

Related Popular Podcasts

Hidden brain logoHidden Brain helps curious people understand the world — and themselves. Using science and storytelling, Hidden Brain's host Shankar Vedantam reveals the unconscious patterns that drive human behavior, the biases that shape our choices, and the triggers that direct the course of our relationships.

 

RadiolabRadiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

 

 

Stuff you should know podcast iconStuff You Should Know - How do landfills work? How do mosquitos work? Join Josh and Chuck as they explore the Stuff You Should Know about everything from genes to the Galapagos in this podcast from HowStuffWorks.com.

Public Health Related Apps & Programs

Browzine iconBrowZine allows you to easily find, read, and monitor thousands of scholarly journals available through University of Rochester covering all disciplines. Create an account (free) and save your favorite journals to your bookshelf for easy access! For more info on public health-specific journals go here.

WHO info appsThe official WHO information app. Keep the latest global health information at your fingertips. The app updates daily with the latest news, feature stories, fact sheets, disease outbreak updates, and public health emergency information. It is available in the 6 official WHO languages (Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Spanish, Russian).

Loopy screenshot     Loopy is a tool for thinking in systems. Create, edit, share