Faculty Spotlight: Kirsten Ostherr
Dr. Ostherr was recently awarded a prestigious Andrew W. Mellon Foundation New Directions Fellowship in recognition of her innovative work bridging the fields of media studies, medicine and public health. The fellowship will provide support for Dr. Ostherr to undertake coursework leading to a Master of Public Health degree, with the goal of developing new methodologies for analyzing and creating health visualizations that address pressing human needs. With this unique opportunity to cultivate truly multidisciplinary expertise, Dr. Ostherr aims to explore the potential uses of animation, infographics, and video games to foster novel health interventions.
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