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.

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January 8, 2021

What do Mental Health Counselors Do? Role & Responsibilities

Explore the daily responsibilities of mental health counselors and learn how to prepare for success in the role.

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October 21, 2020

What Does a Public Health Researcher Do?

Ever wonder what a public health researcher does? Here’s a closer look at the role, including responsibilities, top skills, and how you can become one.

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October 1, 2020

Effective Leadership in Healthcare: 5 Essential Traits

What's it take to inspire teams and achieve goals? Here are the top qualities that today's top leaders in healthcare share.

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September 17, 2020

What Can You Do with a Master's in Pharmacy?

Although master’s degrees in pharmacy are not common in the U.S., here are 5 degrees that will prepare you to break into the pharmaceutical industry.

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August 26, 2020

What Does a Public Health Epidemiologist Do?

Explore the key responsibilities of a public health epidemiologist.

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August 20, 2020

What Is Health Advocacy?

Learn more about careers in health advocacy that can help establish meaningful changes in healthcare systems.

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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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