This commentary deals with the health careers in transition.
University Health Systems, Greenville, North Carolina.
Correspondence: Dave McCrae, MPH, University Health Systems, Greenville, NC 27834 (DMcRae@pcmh.com).
This commentary is adapted from a keynote speech delivered to the graduating master of public health class of 2011, Department of Public Health, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, May 6, 2011. Ken DeVille, editorial board member, and Lloyd F. Novick, Editor, were impressed by the value of Mr McRae's remarks on leadership and assisted in the adaptation.
The authors declare no conflicts of interest.