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Community and Public Health

Community and Public Health

The field of community and public health examines how health issues are affected by social, behavioral and environmental factors. Professionals in community health work to advance health promotion efforts in a variety of international and national organizations, including the World Health Organization (WHO); the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); state and local health departments; community-based organizations; corporate wellness programs; voluntary organizations and healthcare facilities.

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Health Ambassador Internship 2020

Planned Parenthood Federation of America (PPFA) and Planned Parenthood of Greater Ohio (PPGOH) seek dynamic and effective volunteer/interns to support our Chat/Text program. These individuals will deliver the science-based Planned Parenthood Chat/Text intervention as health ambassadors.

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