Joint MPH/BSPH Program Committee
Meeting Agenda 5/10/2017
GRH 3076 ~ 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.
I. Approve April minutes
II. Program Reports
a. MPH Report
b. BSPH Report: The BSPH program revision has been articulated on iCAP. The minor/certificates will be presented at Senate May 11th
III. Standing Committee Reports and Recommendations
c. BSPH Curriculum (see MPH Curriculum Report)
d. Joint MPH-BSPH Assessment – No report
IV. Ad Hoc Committee Reports and Recommendations
b. Integrative Learning Experience & Applied Practice Experience – combined report
V. Old Business
VI. New Business
a. Motions to adopt five MPH competencies approved by MPH CC
b. Motion to adopt MPH syllabus format approved by MPH CC for all MPH courses.
c. Motion to adopt BSPH syllabus format for required BSPH courses with PH designation.
d. Motion to adopt diversity strategies.
e. Motion to adopt admissions criteria
f. Motion to adopt program goals:
Instructional Goal: Cultivate an educational experience that is integrative, comprehensive, and interdisciplinary based on current best practices in public health.
Service Goal: Facilitate a culture of service that is collaborative, inclusive, and beneficial to diverse communities.
Scholarship Goal: Promote a collaborative environment conducive to timely and innovative scholarship that contributes to evidence-based public health practices and policies.
e. Motion to adopt assessment plan
f. Motion to adopt workforce priority communities, assessment & development/delivery plan
1. Embedded GrAPEs: Description of project types needed for courses: ASAP
2. Syllabi update: August (fall and spring courses, please)
3. Curricular review: the sequel: August workday?
4. Review/revise interim report: August workday?
5. New student orientation: Create mediasite intros for online students?
VII. Informational Items
a. Public Health Undergraduate & Graduate Associated Students (PHUGAS) update
b. KPHA update:
Our KPHA Chapter had numerous students who presented at the annual KPHA Conference which took place April 11th and 12th in Owensboro, KY. It was a great time and we took home second place for our KPHA Binder! Our new president for 2017-2018 will be Victoria Peters! Please take the time to congratulate her if you see her. It has been another successful year for our KPHA Chapter and we look forward to what next year has in store.
c. Graduation: Faculty Instructions