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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Public Health Workforce 2-Entering the Public Health Workforce During a Pandemic (CE) is a Course

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Public Health Workforce 2-Entering the Public Health Workforce During a Pandemic (CE)

Started May 4, 2021
1 credit

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Full course description

Live Webinar - May 27, 2021 from 11 AM - 12 PM EST

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PLEASE NOTE: You must pay a $3 fee to enroll in this CE version of the course. 

If you are NOT seeking CE or a certificate of completion, please enroll in the free version:

This session will help those beginning their public health career to hear best practices from a practitioner who entered the public health workforce in the past year. There will also be information shared on career development best practices. 


Students and recent graduates entering the public health workforce

Learning Objectives

  • Identify resources to maintain work-life balance while working during a pandemic
  • Identify job-search resources
  • Describe how to frame challenging academic and professional experiences as assets during the job-search process


Carra Gilson, MPH, Data Manager and Evaluation Project Coordinator, MotherWise

Michelle Adkins, MS, Associate Director, Career Exploration & Development, Kent State University

Patrick Keebler, MA, Director of Career Services, Baldwin Wallace University

Moderated by:

David Maywhoor, Executive Director, Ohio Public Health Association

Continuing Education Credit

CE and certificate are available for $3. We will not be issuing refunds; however, if you miss the live webinar or do not meet the attendance requirement, we will email you a promo code to obtain CE for the on-demand.

  • 1.0 CHES Category I CECH (Areas of Responsibility: 1.3.2, 1.3.3, 1.3.4, 8.3.3)*
  • Certificate of Completion

*We report credits to NCHEC on a quarterly basis: January, April, July, and October.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is a designated provider (ID# 99038) of continuing education contact hours (CECH) in health education by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing, Inc.


This training is co-sponsored by the Ohio Public Health Association.

The Region V Public Health Training Center is supported by the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) under grant number UB6HP31684 Public Health Training Centers ($924,899). This information or content and conclusions are those of the author and should not be construed as the official position or policy of, nor should any endorsements be inferred by Region V PHTC, HRSA, HHS or the U.S. Government.

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