Regionalization

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Over the past 15 years, resources for local health departments have diminished at the same time that responsibilities of local health practitioners have increased significantly, not least of which in the area of emergency preparedness. Massachusetts has over 300 Local Boards of Health, many of which are chronically underfunded and these inverse trends have yielded … Continue reading “Regionalization”

Published on June 9th, 2016 in Workforce | Tags:

Spring Break Challenge

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Build a prize-winning, community-based assessment project in one week! Every other year, students from SPH, Social Work, Dental Medicine, and Sargent College work as a team and compete to build a prize-winning, community-based assessment project in one week. The objective of the challenge is to give public health students the opportunity to work as a … Continue reading “Spring Break Challenge”

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