Public Health Event 70 points
Outside of class, you will attend an approved public health event to see public health in
action and get an idea of the types of activities public health professionals engage in.
All students are required to get their selected event approved by the instructor ahead of
time, provide documentation of attendance, and write a 1-2 page reflection of the event.
In your reflection, address the following:
Paragraph 1 o Name of agency/program o Address o Telephone/fax numbers/e-mail address/website o Name of director or person “in charge” o Services offered – to be listed o Days and hours the program(s)/event(s) run o Cost o Target population o Geographic area serviced
Paragraph 2 o Brief description of the event
Remaining Paragraphs o Major take-away messages (what did you learn about public health, the issue
addressed at the event, etc.). This is not a description of the event again, but a reflection.
o Provide at least two connections to course concepts discussed thus far. Be sure to make clear connections, and use course terminology. Terminology must be bolded in your paper.
Final Paragraph o Discuss how this event might impact your future as a citizen or a health