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HPMM 9090 / HPMM 9091 Internship 1 / Internship 2 (Fall and Spring)


Dr. Knapp

Credits: 6 credits upon completion of year-long internship

Course Description:

Students are provided with opportunities to interact with other public health professionals in a variety of settings and to apply their skills to real-world problems under the guidance of a mentor. These internships will make use of the rich academic and practice environment offered by New York Medical College, its hospital and county health department affiliates, or other health-related organizations. Students will also participate in a seminar series to introduce business-planning and financial decision-making as applied to health-care organizations. The internship is a year-long experience, with the 6 credits being earned and a grade issued upon successful completion.