Why Choose a Career in Public Health?

The LSUHSC School of Public Health offers six degrees: Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH), Master of Public Health (MPH), Master of Science (MS), Doctor of Philosophy in Biostatistics, Doctor of Philosophy in Community Health Sciences, and Doctor of Philosophy in Epidemiology.

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Tekeda Ferguson, PhD, MSPH, MPH, CHES

Tekeda Ferguson, PhD, MSPH, MPH, CHES is currently an Assistant Professor in Epidemiology at the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center School of Public Health in New Orleans. Dr. Ferguson has expertise in chronic disease epidemiology and her work focuses on taking a biopsychosocial approach to understand the social environment as well as traditional pathophysiologic measures on the influence of cardiovascular and other chronic diseases such as diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and cancer.

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