This year's cohort of Pittsburgh Summer Institute in Applied Public Health runs from May 15-August 9. Eleven students are working on a variety of projects:
The 2019 group project will be with WIC, the Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants, and Children. Students will canvas obtetrician and pediatrician offices on communications and WIC services, aiming to increase program enrollment.
Students participating this year are: Morgan Benner (HPM '22), Margaret Carr (EPI '22), Sarah DePerrior (EPI '22), Devon Descutner (BCHS '22), Lisa George (BCHS '21), Madeline Mason (EPI '22), Sejal Mistry (EPI '22), Elizabeth Owens (IDM '22), Kathleen Shedlock (EPI '22), Kelsey Simon (IDM '22), and Sarah Sullivan (IDM '22).
More info on the PSI
MPH Practicum at Pitt Public Health
Research and Practice at Pitt Public Health
Mid-Summer Showcase - July 16
Student Presentations and Closing Celebration - August 8