2012 - 2013
Introduces full-time MPH students to their educational program. Includes discussion group sessions with summer mentor faculty, enrichment seminars, required readings, and a final paper.
Upon successfully completing this course, students will be able to:
define the interdisciplinary nature of public health
articulate national and international perspectives of public health problems
plan their educational program through the Individual Goals Analysis Paper
Methods of Assessment:
Participation in Discussion Group; Attendance of enrichment seminars; Completion of final paper
Full-time MPH students completing program in 11 months (starting in July and ending in May)
Administered by the faculty on the MPH executive board who will be serving as mentors to the students. The faculty advisors will review the final paper (the goals analysis).