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Department of Public Health University of Illinois Springfield


Dr. Shahram Heshmat Retires!

MPH Faculty sent Dr. Heshmat off with a luncheon held at Chesapeake Seafood House on May 13,   2014.  He is retiring after 26 years with the University, but will still teach occasionally as an Adjunct.  Dr. Heshmat’s specialty was Health Economics and some of the courses he taught included Addiction, Public Health Economics, Food and Health and Human Well-Being.  Dr. Heshmat will be greatly missed by faculty, staff and students. Best wishes!!



MPH Graduation Party held May 16, 2014

MPH Graduation Party

MPH Graduation Party

Commencement 2014!

MPH Faculty 2014 Graduation: Dr. Alamu, Dr. LaFollette and Lenore Killam, Clinical Instructor