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HealthyhabitsTHINKOFYOURMORNINGCOMMUTE.IsitacompletestreetthatallowsallformsoftransportationtocoexistautomobilespublictransportationbicyclesandfoottrafficMostdriversdontconsiderthatquestionastheydrivetowork.ButJanineJanoskydoes.PublichealthisaboutcompletestreetssaidJanoskydeanofUniversityofMichigan-DearbornsCollegeofEducationHealthandHumanServicesCEHHS.Completestreetsareimportantbecauseitsaqualityoflifeissueanditsahealthissue.IfIcantgooutsidetotakeawalkoneofmywaysofexercisehasjustbeeneliminated.PublichealthisoneofthreenewprogramsthecollegeintroducedthisfallinanefforttohelpUM-DearborngraduatesconfrontmajorhealthcareissuesaffectingmetropolitanDetroitandbeyond.ThenewprogramsamastersdegreeinhealthinformationtechnologyandbachelorsdegreesincommunityhealtheducationandpublichealthallowCEHHSstudentstothinkabouthealthinabroadercontext.Takeelevatorsforexample.Atsomepointweallhavewaitedpatientlyfortheelevatortoarrive.Alengthydelayoranelevatorthatoperatesatslowerspeedscaninspiresomepeopletoditchtheelevatorandtakethestairs.Theymightconsideritafrustrationbuttheirdecisioninvariablyimprovestheirhealth.EducationinhealthandhumanservicesisgoingtobeoneofthewaysweregoingtomakeasignificantimpactonthemetropolitanregionJanoskysaid.Thenewcommunityhealthprogramwillemphasizehealthmanagementanddiseasepreventioneverythingfromproperdietanddentalhygienetowomensreproductivehealthwithanunderstandingthatpreventionhelpscombatrisinghealthcarecosts.Andthejobprospectsarebright.AccordingtotheNationalBureauforLaborStatisticsemploymentinthefieldisexpectedtogrowatarateof36percentthrough2020.ThenewprogramsareinterdisciplinarysounitsoutsideCEHHSplayakeyrole.Cuethehealthinformationtechnologyprogram.TheresatremendousneedinhospitalsandinstatesystemstounderstandhowtolinkmedicalrecordsinanintegratedsystemsaidJulieRoddychairofUM-DearbornsDepartmentofHealthandHumanServices.OurhealthITprogramwillsupportaforward-thinkingapproachonhowwemovefromanindividualsystemleveltosomethingthatisportabletransferablesecureandisntahasslewhenpeopleswitchplans.Educationinhealthandhumanservicesisgoingtobeoneofthewaysweregoingtomakeasignicantimpactonthemetropolitanregion.JanineJanoskyCEHHSdean15