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The Office of Public Health Practice & Training

 Public Health Applications for Student Experience (PHASE)


PHASE is a non-paid, for-credit internship program.

PHASE is sponsored in partnership with the Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (DHMH) and the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

PHASE offers opportunities for Bloomberg School public health graduate students to apply academic knowledge and theory in real-world professional practice settings. The primary goal of PHASE is to enrich Bloomberg School academic degree programs with hands-on public health practice experience.

Key Components of the PHASE Internship

Important Assignments and Deadlines for 2017-2018

Assignment% of Grade 
Internship Agreement Form5%November 13, 2017
Concept Paper15%November 29, 2017
Monthly Update Report5%15th of every month
PHASE Check-in Meetings5%Varies - see next table
Final Paper 25%May 7, 2018
Oral Presentation at PHASE Symposium15%May 11, 2018
Student Evaluation of Program5%May 11, 2018
Student Performance Evaluation (completed by preceptor/Course Faculty)25%May 14, 2018

Important Meetings

Orientation LunchOctober 25, 2017
Check-in Term 2December 6, 2017
Check-in Term 3February 21, 2018
Check-in Term 4April 11, 2018

*Required to attend all meetings. Additional meetings may be scheduled as needed.

Review the Course Syllabus:

Review Frequently Asked Questions

Review Past PHASE Projects

The next round of PHASE Internship applications will be open in September 2017.

For more information, please contact Paulani Mui at