Department of Public Health Sciences

Department of

Public Health Sciences


Public Health Sciences

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Public Health Professional Development Course

Public Health Professional Development is a required course for all MPH Program candidates, except those enrolled in the Accerated MPH Degree for Experienced Professionals. The course assists students to lay the foundation for continuing professional development in public health practice. Students are introduced to the MPH Competency ePortfolio and coached to chart their progress in developing skills and competencies through a combination of participatory workshops and seminars.  Topics include research skills for evidence-informed public health, designing and delivering effective presentations, effective networking, and intercultural competency.