Julie Potyraj

Julie Potyraj is the community manager for MHA@GW and MPH@GW, both offered by the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University. For several years, she served as a community development specialist in Zambia coordinating youth empowerment programs and reproductive health education. She is currently an MPH@GW student focusing on global health and health communications.

Posts

A new trend in healthcare allows individuals to continuously measure various data points—from steps to sleep patterns—and have access to that information at their fingertips.
4 months ago
It’s a hotly debated question about healthcare reform: How does Medicaid expansion impact emergency department usage?
5 months ago
Advances in information technology is enabling peope to collect and store more health information than every before. How can we harness these valuable insights to help people with chronic disease live longer, healthier, happier lives?
5 months ago
Each of the 10 major public health achievements of the 21st century identified by the CDC was catalyzed by health policy change.
7 months ago
While healthcare for retirees once meant repeated trips to the doctor’s office, many are now able to receive high-quality medical services without leaving the comfort of home. And it’s all because of telemedicine.
9 months ago
Social workers represent a critical part of the multidisciplinary healthcare team, but they are not always present in medical settings.
11 months ago
Although the United States is often viewed as having some of the best healthcare in the world, the validity of this assertion has been called into question for a number of years.
11 months ago
This week, the World Health Organization labelled the Zika virus a public health emergency. Here is a look at the evidence of the relationship between the virus and microcephaly.
12 months ago
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