1st Annual Public Health Symposium

This year HAPI sponsored the first annual Public Health Summer Symposium for 23 high school students. The purpose of this program was to expose students to the field of public health while providing beneficial information about the admissions process at UNC Chapel Hill.

Outcomes of this program included;

  • Students learned about various topics related to public health and had an opportunity to engage with current students and current public health practitioner
  •  Students identified public health issues in their communities and articulated tangible solutions to those issues
  •  Students presented on their findings to their peers, parents, and graduate counselors
  • Students became aware of public health as a viable field of study upon matriculation into UNC
  • Students explored leadership capabilities

Check out the photos

Students working on their Public Health Presentations
Student Presentation
Student Presentation

Group Photo

If you would like more information on Public Health summer programs contact

Ada Wilson
Program Coordinator
263 D Rosenau Hall
Campus Box 7400
 919-966-5294      

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