Share Public Health is our podcast connecting you to public health topics, issues, and colleagues throughout our region and the country, highlighting that we all share in public health. In this podcast, we will explore public health topics including leadership, mental health, health equity, hot topics, and emerging practices.

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Public Health Nursing

Join us as we hear from public health nurses from around the country on the importance of nurses in public health practice and the unique contributions they make to public health every day.

The Power of Perseverance in Public Health Nursing with Lorne Carroll.

Public Library Partnerships

In this mini-series, we explore the benefits of strong partnerships between public health departments and public libraries.

Episode 1
Library Partnerships, Brooklyn Public Library

Episode 2
The Role of Libraries in Advancing Health Equity

Episode 3
Harnessing the Power of Public Libraries

Episode 4
Partnerships in Action

This project is supported by the National Library Of Medicine of the National Institutes of Health under Award Number UG4LM012346. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

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Rural Health

Over 10 episodes of this rural health series, we talk with people in a variety of communities about their experiences and perspectives on rural life, employment and health. Our aim is to deepen understanding of the complexity of rural life and celebrate rural areas.


In this series, we explore why advocacy is important for public health, how to do it, and learn from stories of public health practitioners, elected officials, and other advocates.

Celebrate Every Win

Overcoming Public Health’s Humility

We Have to Ask for What We Need

Change Comes Through Relationship


We interview several people about how COVID-19 has affected them and their industries, as well other public health topics during the pandemic.

COVID-19: Experiences of People with Disabilities

Darin Von Ruden: COVID-19 Impact on Dairy Farmers

Dr. Nicole Novak and Andrew Bribriesco: COVID-19 Impact on Meatpacking Workers

Dr. Rima Afifi: Messaging, Communications, and Behavior Change during COVID-19 Pandemic

Tackling Equity

Keep hearing about health equity? Check out our ten-part series that covers the health equity basics and provides concrete suggestions to advance health equity in organizations and communities.

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In this ongoing series, we talk with public health leaders from around the country. We talk with people in local health departments, national organizations, and everything in between.

Elizabeth Walsh: A Public Health Hustler

Leah Casanave: Every Hero is a Person

Michael Fraser: Don’t be perfect, be less wrong.

Denise Foster: Most Fast to Move Slow

Lindsay Huse: Flexibility is Your Friend

Sue Hassmiller: Health Should Be a Shared Value

Jennifer Valentine: Daily Action, Long-term Impact

Doris Brown: Find a Mentor

Bobbie Berkowitz: Staying Relevant for Public Health 3.0

Captain Aisha Mix: If there’s not an opportunity, design it.

Brian Castrucci: We Need to be the Group that Speaks for the Community

Jennifer McKeever: Connecting to Your Personal Story

Mental Health

In our very first series, we explore mental health through the lenses of schools, public safety, and businesses with partners in Iowa, Missouri, Nebraska and Kansas.