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The Impact of COVID-19 on the Public Health Workforce 2-Entering the Public Health Workforce During a Pandemic (No CE) is a Course

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Public Health Workforce 2-Entering the Public Health Workforce During a Pandemic (No CE)

Started May 3, 2021

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Full course description

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

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PLEASE NOTE: No CE or certificate are available in this free version of the course.

If you are seeking CE or a certificate of completion, you will need to enroll in the paid CE 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


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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