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‘Disease detective’ alumna works at the front lines of COVID-19

Research by Lisa Oakley ’04 and her team prompted social distance, face-covering measures.


$6 Million Gift Helps Launch Willamette University’s New Public Health Program

Thanks to a $6 million endowed gift from FamilyCare Health and the Heatherington Foundation, we’re taking Willamette’s Public Health program to the next level, with scholarships, internships and more.


Student-run EMS offers great career preparation

Willamette Emergency Medical Service is one of two services of its kind registered in state.


What is public health?

Public health encompasses a vast number of fields — it’s the policies, prevention and access to care that impact daily life in communities around the world. 


Promoting a healthy future

Aspiring physician Anna Ayala ’19 wants to make an impact at the individual and policy levels.


Plugging into the power of proximity

Adrian Uphoff ’19 is pushing legislation at the Capitol and opening doors for future interns.


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