Pitt Public Health has developed strong relationships with local and state agencies and organizations to develop the public health workforce of the future. The school coordinates organized programs with the following organizations. For more information contact Robin Leaf, MEd, Educational Programs and Practicum Manager.
Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD)
There are opportunities year-round in all fields at ACHD. Fall and spring opportunities are posted in Pitt Bridges. Summer opportunities are offered as the Pittsburgh Summer Institute in Applied Public Health (PSI), sponsored by the Graduate School of Public Health. Applications for summer 2019 will be open in January. | Read more...
Bridging the Gaps
Bridging the Gaps is a full-time, paid, interdisciplinary program
that provides hands-on opportunities to promote health in underserved
communities and learn from organizations on the front lines each summer.
Applications for summer 2019 will open in early 2019. |
Department of Health of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Opportunities with the state department of health occur during the summer semester. Postings for opportunities and applications are both handled by the state. | Read more...
expo programs from the mid-atlantic regional public health training center
The Mid-Atlantic Regional Public Health Training Center
(MAR-PHTC) offers two experiential learning opportunities (EXPO) for graduate
students in public health:
EXPO Field Placements and EXPO Collaborative
| Read more...
As specific requirements vary by department, students must check with their department to make sure any opportunity they pursue meets academic requirements.