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Feb2015 (2)

Pictured (from left to right) Elta Desvaristes, Melani Dickenson,
Steven Peterson, and Kirsten Blanzy

Master of Public Health students travel to Christianville, Haiti to complete unique internships and special research projects

  • Environmental health students focused on mapping GPS points and collecting water samples from areas that are popular with local Haitians.
  • Elta Desvaristes (pictured far left), partnered with the local school to create efficient ways of capturing students’ physical examination measurements.
  • The students spent six weeks in Haiti working on these enriching projects.