Dr. Michael Forster, dean of the College of Health at The University of Southern Mississippi, has been selected to serve on the board of directors for the Mississippi Public Health Institute.
MSPHI is a nonprofit dedicated to protecting and improving the health and well-being of Mississippians. It promotes public health by facilitating collaboration among programs and organizations, as well as executing specific projects related to the improvement of health outcomes. MSPHI works closely with the Mississippi Department of Health.
Forster is one of nine directors on the MSPHI board, which is chaired by Dr. Claude Brunson, professor of anesthesiology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson. Previously, Forster has served on boards focused on children’s health and well-being, most recently with Youth Villages, Inc. and the citizens review board of the Mississippi Department of Human Services, Division of Family and Children’s Services.
BEFORE YOU GO…
… we’d like to ask for your support. More people are reading the Mississippi Business Journal than ever before, but advertising revenues for all conventional media are falling fast. Unlike many, we do not use a pay wall, because we want to continue providing Mississippi’s most comprehensive business news each and every day. But that takes time, money and hard work. We do it because it is important to us … and equally important to you, if you value the flow of trustworthy news and information which have always kept America strong and free for more than 200 years.
If those who read our content will help fund it, we can continue to bring you the very best in news and information. Please consider joining us as a valued member, or if you prefer, make a one-time contribution.Click for more info