Student Spotlight: Kate Curoe

Kate Curoe

MPH 2019

Hometown: Cincinnati, OH

Undergraduate College & Major/ Minor: Saint Louis University; Majored in Public Health; Minored in Biology, Urban Poverty Studies, and Women’s and Gender Studies

Three things you have with you at all times: My phone, water bottle, and headphones

What are your hobbies or activities when you are not studying or working? I love to spend time with my friends, explore new cities and restaurants, and play volleyball. My team has won the intramural championships the past two years!

What would people be surprised to know about you? I was an Irish dancer for almost a decade when I was younger.

What is a cause your passionate about?  I am passionate about health policy, especially working to ensure evidence-based policies. Some topic areas I am particularly interested in are access to quality care, maternal and child health, and addressing health disparities.

What do you like most about the PRC?

I love the fun and supportive work environment at the PRC. Everyone is so welcoming and eager to help. I am so glad I have been able to work with such wonderful, intelligent individuals.

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