MHS MA Student Spotlight: Sheila Akavan
May. 31, 2023—Sheila Akavan (Vanderbilt BA ’22, MA ’23) focused on the intersection between telemedicine/telehealth and mental health. She advocates for improving mental health through virtual peer support platforms like Innerworld.
MHS MA Spotlight: Beatrice Juskeviciute
May. 23, 2023—Congratulations to Beatrice Juskeviciute (Cornell University ’22), 2023 SEC champion in the heptathlon! Beatrice also competes in the pentathlon as well as various individual events for Vanderbilt University’s Women’s Track and Field team. Her research interests are health disparities, specifically living environments and access to food.
MHS MA Open House
Mar. 21, 2023—WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12 AT 12:00 PM – 2:00 PM 300 CALHOUN HALL Interested in a master’s degree in Medicine, Health, and Society? You can earn your master’s in just one additional year through the 4+1 program! Visit our Open House for refreshments and chat with MHS faculty and current graduate students to learn more. Eligibility...
MA Student Spotlight: Raegan Kelley
Mar. 20, 2023—Raegan Kelley graduated from Vanderbilt University with a B.A. in Medicine, Health and Society on the pre-medicine track while minoring in Spanish. Her research focuses on the social barriers to health among different populations and subcultures in the U.S., specifically looking at factors that affect access to healthy food, nutritional knowledge, and motivation to follow...
MHS MA student Ciaja Harbison ties longstanding Vanderbilt women’s basketball record
Jan. 30, 2023—MHS graduate student Ciaja Harbison tied the record for single-game scores previously set by Chantelle Anderson in 2001 in the basketball game against Texas A&M on January 29. Harbison scored a total of 41 points in Sunday’s game, leading Vanderbilt women’s team to a win (87-79) and their first SEC win this season! She currently...