Student practicums in international health - experiences, results, and reflections
Learning Areas:Diversity and culture
Other professions or practice related to public health
Public health or related education
Discuss how the international practicum experience influences future career paths. Explore how the practicum experience compliments the skills acquired during the MPH studies. Articulate the cross-cultural and workplace challenges in a public health setting within a developing country. Develop an understanding of the range of international health practicum opportunities.
Keyword(s): Practice, International Health
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I plan to be a moderator for this panel discussion and have done so for the past 5 years. Additionally, I have moderated the International Health "student Panel" for the past 6 years. I have been working with students in their international health placements for over 11 years.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.