4249.0 Exploring Careers in International Health

Tuesday, October 28, 2008: 2:30 PM
This session will feature prominent public health figures who will speak about their experiences in international health and demystify international health career paths. Discussions will be held regarding the various avenues through which to pursue a career in international health. Participants will learn what qualities and experiences employers are seeking in potential employees and how best to network and identify employment opportunities in their field of interest. In addition, speakers will discuss how their work satisfies the promotion of humanity.
Session Objectives: At the conclusion of the session, the participant (learner) will be able to: 1) Identify ways to begin a career in international health, 2) Familiarize him/herself with current professionals in various international health fields, and 3) Develop plans to assess career goals and opportunities.

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Organized by: APHA-Student Assembly

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