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Professor Alex Ortega takes part in the Aspen Challenge

Dr. Alex Ortega, a Health Policy and Management professor, challenges high school students to change the way their community thinks about a public health issue.
Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Health Policy Management Professor Alex Ortega was invited by the Aspen Institute to offer a challenge to high school students related to improving their community.

"I challenge you to identify an important public health problem facing your community, and for you to change people's knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors about that problem in order to make your community healthier." -Dr. Alex Ortega

The students will present their solutions at a forum in March.

Learn more about Dr. Ortega's public health challenge in this video: