Local Health Internship Program

This program is intended for graduate students and is designed to:

Provide students with an opportunity to… gain hands-on professional experience in local public health departments.
Enable local public health departments to… host graduate student interns and gain assistance with pressing projects.
Promote local public health to students… and cultivate an interest in the field early-on in their academic and professional careers.

Massachusetts Department of Public Health
Local Health Internship Program

Information below is from 2017 – these listing are no longer open, but will be updated in the winter of 2018.

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health’s (MDPH) Division of Epidemiology and Immunization is seeking up to 35 graduate students to intern in local health departments during the summer of 2017. Included in the project posting below are instructions and a full list of open internships

2017 MDPH Local Health Internship Project Posting

Internship Map 2017

For more information, please contact:

Hillary Johnson, MHS
Division of Epidemiology and Immunization
Massachusetts Department of Public Health
305 South Street Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Phone: (617) 983-6800
Fax: (617) 983-6840