Alumni Services



Alumni Services

Fostering a community of GW public health professionals.





Welcome GW Public Health alumni and future-alumni. We believe in fostering a community of public health beyond graduation. We want our students to become active and involved alumni by connecting in ways that are meaningful and that begins the first day of class. As a graduate of the Milken Institute School of Public Health, you are a member of a network with more than 8,500 alumni. We invite you to stay involved by updating your contact information, joining our LinkedIn group, and be on the lookout for our monthly alumni newsletter.

Our Mission


If you are interested in volunteering, let us know and a member of our team will contact you.  VOLUNTEER INTEREST FORM




Maria Salnik

Maria Salnik

I am currently a dentist practicing in Northern Virginia and have seen firsthand the benefits of public health policies, such as fluoridation of drinking water, on their beneficiaries.

Laura Annetta

Laura Annetta

I'm a Lieutenant in the United States Public Health Service Commissioned Corps, serving as the Special Assistant to the United States Surgeon General, helping to promote his national public health initiatives in order to maximize potential impact.

Lydia Orth

Lydia Orth

I am currently in a Presidential Management Fellowship position the Office of Enterprise Data Analytics within the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.


Mallory O.Connor

Mallory O'Connor

I am currently using my public health degree working in government affairs and patient relations for a biopharmaceutical company. 

Katy Bidwell

Katy Bidwell

I rely on my MPH experience when managing four training programs aimed at preparing the public health workforce, especially during project evaluations. 



Benefits and Services


Students walking in Kogan Plaza

There for You After You Graduate

When you graduate from GW Milken Institute School of Public Health you automatically become part of the GW Alumni Association. We encourage you to stay plugged in to what is happening with your colleagues and alma mater and to take advantage of the resources available to GW Alumni.

Alumni Events

Your Benefits



Our Team

We are here for you. Let us help you stay informed, involved, connected, and current on all the benefits available for GWSPH alumni.

Connect with the Team

Update Info

We want to share the amazing things going on at the school and with your fellow alumni. Make sure your contact info is up to date.

Get Connected

Tell Your Story

Published new research? Working for an NGO in Africa? Our alumni and students want to know. Stay connected to fellow alumni.

Keep in Touch



Alumni Profiles


GWSPH Remembers Jack Geiger

January 4, 2021

Alumna Leads Michigan’s Public Health Response to COVID-19 pandemic

June 15, 2020

As chief medical executive for the state of Michigan, Joneigh S. Khaldun, MD, MPH ’13, has led the state’s public health response to the COVID-19 pandemic.