Body Systems, Health Perspectives is a project of Yale’s Physiology for Public Health course that explores the inner workings of the body in a public health context. It is a forum for communicating complex health information to a broad audience, highlighting the many perspectives of public health. Each post is linked to relevant public health discipline(s), body systems, and organizing themes or keywords.
Physiology for Public Health is a course taught by Dr. Catherine Yeckel at the Yale School of Public Health, with help from teaching fellows Ana Rosen Vollmar and Luke Versten. Contributing authors are the course’s current students, and the Editor of the blog is Ana Rosen Vollmar. You can learn more about the educational model used to create this website at SciWrite, an online toolkit for bringing science communication writing into health and science classrooms.