The Public Health Museum in Massachusetts has opened registration for Outbreak!2022: A Student Public Health Experience. Celebrating its tenth year, Outbreak!2022 is designed for students in grades 10-12 who are interested in careers in public health.
Presented by public health professionals from the greater Boston area, the program’s online format is available to students nationwide.
The program runs from July 18 to July 29, 2022 in online sessions staggered through the week. Thanks to a generous grant from the National Library of Medicine, OUTBREAK! 2022 is free of charge.
Sessions introduce students to the history of public health and provide networking with area practitioners. Topics include Health Equity, Global Health, Occupational Health, Infectious Diseases, Mental Health and Emergency Preparedness.
About The Public Health Museum: The Public Health Museum is a non-profit educational and cultural institution dedicated to public health history. The museum is located on the campus of Tewksbury Hospital in Tewksbury, Massachusetts.