MPH in Health Behavior, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
BA in Journalism and Mass Communication and Political Science, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Whitney completed the Interdisciplinary Health Communication certificate when she graduated with a Master of Public Health in May 2013. She is interested in using media, including news articles, video and design, to share stories about health. After graduating, she helped create videos and website content for both a food sustainability project and medicinal chemistry online course at Davidson College. Through June 2014, she is a communication consultant with the Unicef Cameroon office, working to increase the number of children vaccinated against polio in the country. Before completing the IHC program, Whitney was a Communication Assistant at University Research Co., LLC in Bethesda Md. on a global health care improvement project and a community health Peace Corps Volunteer in Cameroon.