Successful Projects

Arizona 2021 HIV STI TB Clinical Update by Alexis Wait

Alexis Wait completed an internship with Pacific AIDS Education & Training Center - Arizona (Pacific AETC - AZ) where she supported the Arizona 2021 HIV STI TB Clinical Update.

 


Reducing Congenital Syphilis in Nevada by Rosalie Abeng

Rosalie Abeng completed an internship with the Nevada Department of Public Health where she developed resources for the Nevada Home Visiting Program, and developed a community engagement plan to reduce congenital syphilis in Nevada.

 

 


Synar Amendment Project by Megan Bernardo

Megan Bernardo completed an internship with the Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health, where she created a strategic plan to more effectively implement the Synar Amendment.

 


Fostering Resiliency Through Advocacy and Community by Hannah Scott

Hannah Scott completed an internship with Colibri Center for Human Rights, where she wrote a policy brief about the immigration policy migrant protection protocol, also known as the "Remain in Mexico Policy."

 

 


Identifying & prioritizing factors that influence missed appointments in a rural American Indian HCF

Dominic Clichee, DrPH(c), MPH, completed an internship with Tsehootsooi Medical Center where he conducted an analysis of de-identified patient records to predict factors that influence missed appointments in a rural American Indian healthcare facility.

 


Northern Nevada Latino Needs and Asset Assessment by Blanca Plascencia-Reyna

Blanca Plascencia-Reyna completed a needs and asset assessment of Latinos in Northern Nevada with the Latino Research Center at the University of Nevada Reno.


Nevada Public Health Workforce Health Equity Needs Assessment Findings by Carah Solemsaas MPHc

Carah Solemsaas completed an internship project with the NVPHTC where she worked on the Nevada Public Health Workforce Health Equity Needs Assessment.

 

 


Arizona End of Life Care Partnership by Alexa Roy, BSN, RN

Alexa Roy completed her MPH internship project with the Arizona End of Life Care Partnership where she sought to learn more about the mental health of older LGBTQ adults, particularly during the COVID-19 pandemic. 

 


HiAP Internship by Mackenzie Abramson

Mackenzie Abramson completed an internship with Green Advantage, The Nevada Office of Minority Health and Equity and The Nevada Public Health Training Center to evaluate the effectiveness of a Pre-Construction Risk Assessment/Infection Control Risk Assessment (PCRA/ICRA) certificate program.

 


Rural Public Health Services Capacity Building Project by Sage Beard

Sage Beard completed an internship with the Nevada Office of Statewide Initiatives where she helped educate policymakers about the need to improve rural Nevada's public health services capacity.


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