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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 (MDH) 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 2020-2021

Assignment% of Grade 
Internship Agreement Form5%Nov. 2020
Concept Paper15%Nov. 2020
Monthly Update Report5%15th of every month
PHASE Check-in Meetings5%Varies - see next table
Final Paper 25%May 2021
Oral Presentation at PHASE Symposium15%May 2021
Student Evaluation of Program5%May 2021
Student Performance Evaluation (completed by preceptor/Course Faculty)25%May 2021

Important Meetings

Orientation LunchOct. 2020
Check-in Term 2Dec. 2020
Check-in Term 3Feb. 2021
Check-in Term 4April 2021

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

Review Frequently Asked Questions

Review Past PHASE Projects


The next round of PHASE Internship applications will open in September 2021.

For more information, please contact Paulani Mui at