NEPHTC Student Projects Over the Years
Analyzed substance misuse information and disseminated data into compact reports for 9 cities/towns throughout Maine.
Analyzed assessments related to nutrition and physical activity habits of preschoolers, interview stakeholders to assess efficiency of programs and provide suicide prevention education to organizations serving adolescents.
Worked with health coalition and district public health council on identifying public health priorities in York County, Maine. Created a Partner Map that highlights various public health resources in Southern Maine.
Identified trends, created communication tools and supported coalitions to reduce exposure to tobacco advertisements with the goal of reducing the number of smokers and improve health statewide.
Facilitated evidence based reproductive health programs to improve sexual health knowledge among youth in Springfield, MA.
Developed quality measurements and assessed responses to evaluate intake of population needs, team performance, and overall impact of community health centers in Vermont.
Examined infectious disease assessment of data to provide valuable information for the improvement of health services for residents in New Hampshire.
Implemented and maintained workforce training program to develop a skilled public health workforce.
Supported the planning and implementation of state's health assessment plan by presenting information, maps, and data of health equity in Vermont.
Collected and evaluated qualitative data from communities of high-risk for HIV in order to disseminate findings and inform progress on state-wide plan of reducing HIV in Connecticut.
Researched barriers and facilitators to optimize nutrition for pregnant and breastfeeding women in treatment for opioid use disorder. Worked closely with key personnel and collected data to drive development of a nutritional education program.
Conducted a mixed methods data analysis and summary of dental services received from children with little or no dental care.
Conduct a qualitative data analysis of intake and outcome data related to rehabilitative center focusing on alcohol abuse recovery.
Conduct an overall needs assessment with the Boston Public Health Commission in efforts of addressing barriers, obtaining state and federal funding for social services, and providing city residents with options for health benefits.
Work with key personnel to increase volunteer participation in Spanish interpreting program to provide better services for Spanish speaking patients at health center in Rhode Island.
Monitor opioid overdose death occurrences and create map displaying overdose death data by town, gender, race and type of drug used. Create reports and presentations based on county death data. Research literature and create strategies for promoting drug diversion program in teens.
Facilitated the creation of dynamic learning programs incorporating multimedia sources, project based learning, and hands on learning through field trips for teen community health program.
Evaluated retail store pricing practices at the beginning, middle and end of the month in order to better inform Connecticut Food Bank of possible food insecurities and prevention of nutritional attainment.
Worked with key stakeholders in the community to provide better health outcomes for program initiatives and addressed blind spots in program function where they may appear.