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Canadian Public Health Association

November 22, 2018 1:00pm EST

Student perspectives on the public health practicum experience

Presenters:

  • Alissa Klingbaum, Master of Public Health in Health Promotion, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Monica Augustyniak, Master of Public Health, McMaster University
  • Whitney Wilson, University of Alberta

Most Canadian schools and programs of public and population health require that students fulfill a practicum placement as a graduation requirement. This webinar will showcase the experience of recent graduates who completed a public health practicum placement and how the experience shaped their career path. They will discuss what they liked most, lessons learned, and tips for current students in the process of lining up a practicum.