Participate in programs that offer educational and leadership opportunities outside of the classroom.
Travel to a variety of locations to learn more about public health issues and opportunities throughout Western New York. Past trips have included the Niagara County Board of Health meetings, the Erie County Public Health Laboratory, Genesee County Human Services Committee meetings and the Batavia Wastewater Treatment Plant.
Examine timely topics with local and regional public health professionals in this relaxed, informal learning environment.
Each week, you’ll learn about local, regional, national or international issues from public health experts who are working on the front lines. Past topics have ranged from bullying as a public health issue to fracking to enacting tobacco-control policies at the community level.