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How to Land Your Dream Job in Health and Fitness
At its core, health promotion is about helping individuals and groups implement lifestyle habits that improve health and well-being. One of the best ways to affect change in the field is for talented,…
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4 Health Promotion Management Alumni You Should Know
Factors such as curriculum, faculty and location are key variables that help differentiate between a good master’s degree program and a great one. However, one of the more underrated aspects of graduate…
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Public Health vs. Health Promotion Management
Advancements in science, technology and healthcare have made at least one thing crystal clear, it will take everyone’s best efforts to improve health in communities all over the world. This far-flung…
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3 Tips from Health Promotion Management Alumni
By Stephanie George, MS, CHES Without question, one of the best parts of my career in health promotion management is the opportunity to meet and encourage my future colleagues in this field—a field…
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5 Reasons to Study Health in DC
No city features a more diverse convergence of richly beneficial internship and service opportunities than Washington, DC. Our graduate students discover many perks while living and studying in the District.…
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Five-Year Report on the Healthy School Act
For the past five years, American University has worked with the Kaiser Foundation of the Mid-Atlantic States to assess the success of the 2010 Healthy Schools Act (HSA) in Washington, DC. The District…
Health Promotion Master's at American University
Earn Your Degree in Health Promotion Management
Health promotion students are passionate about health and fitness. They're on campus brainstorming marketing plans and strategies for health promotion. They're out in the District community impacting corporate…
2016 Health Trends from American University
2016 Health Trends from American University
This time of year, many people invest a great deal of time, thought, money, and effort into ways to improve their health and well-being. This pervasive openness to new health ideas draws people to a wide…
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5 Nutrition and Health Tips for the Holidays
Even the most ardent nutrition advocate is susceptible to treat-induced slip-ups and skipped workout sessions during the holiday season. From sugary beverages and baked goods, to high-fat savory dishes,…
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Finding Community in Your Grad Program
  People find their passion and purpose at different stages of life. For students like Jen Fields, those points intersect amid the art and science of the Health Promotion Management Program at…
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Health Promotion Managers Change the World
For many, the components are all there. Deep devotion to health and well-being. Innovative ideas for improving the system. Clear goals rooted in firm ideals. For people who pursue careers in health…