For this assignment, you will write a brief research paper on one important public health figure and the disease and community that was the subject of his or her research. Some examples include as James Lind, John Graunt, Benjamin Jesty, Dr. Ignas Semmelweiss, etc.
Although this assignment is due in Unit 3, you are required to receive approval of the public health figure/researcher prior to starting assignment. Use the ECPI Online Library to conduct some brief research to ensure that you can find an adequate amount of information about the figure.
For this assignment you will submit the name of the person you are interested in writing about and a brief explanation of why you chose this person.