Healthcare

The healthcare industry employs millions of people around the world and touches the lives of billions more, in both direct and indirect ways. Keeping up with the latest healthcare trends, practices, technologies, and health models is the best way to protect your career and ensure that you remain relevant in a rapidly evolving world. Here, the Northeastern community has compiled articles, tips, and how-to guides to help you continue excelling in your career.

4 Key Public Health Issues in 2021 photo

April 20, 2020

4 Key Public Health Issues in 2021

Explore some of the most pressing global public health issues that society is facing in 2020 and beyond.

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March 26, 2020

What is a Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree?

A Northeastern alumna explains what a tDPT program entails, how to balance work and an online program, and how the degree advanced her PT career.

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March 9, 2020

Public Health Careers: What Can You Do With a Master’s Degree?

Wondering what you can do with a Master of Public Health? Here, we explore 7 top public health careers for MPH graduates.

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January 16, 2020

4 Pressing Global Health Problems We Face Today

Holly Dygert, a lecturer in the Northeastern University College of Professional Studies, describes the challenges she sees facing global health.

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January 3, 2020

Global Health Careers: How Can I Make a Difference?

Are you interested in a global health career? Here's a guide to the industry, along with five careers to consider.  

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November 4, 2019

Why Get a Master’s in Applied Nutrition?

If you're interested in nutrition, but don’t want to be a dietician in a hospital setting, an advanced degree in applied nutrition could be right for you.

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April 4, 2019

4 Ways Artificial Intelligence is Transforming Healthcare

Julian He, a senior data scientist at Insulet Corporation, discusses four critical intersections of ai and healthcare that are transforming patient care.

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September 27, 2018

Three Emerging Trends Creating New Public Health Careers

The field of public health is expansive and the number of new opportunities is growing. Here’s a look at the three major trends spawning new careers.

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September 20, 2018

Overcoming Cultural Barriers in Healthcare

Northeastern's experts discuss the role of race, culture, and ethnicity in healthcare, and how you can play a role in combating pervasive global health inequities.

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September 4, 2018

Essential Components of an Effective Digital Health Initiative

Digital health has the potential to transform the healthcare industry, creating more efficient processes and better health outcomes for patients. Here are the critical components of effective digital health initiatives for primary and acute care settings.

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