The posts featured on this Michigan Public Health Frontlines blog are from students, staff, and faculty while they are out in the field, practicing public health on the frontlines. Read on for stories from global health internships and the Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST).

Marie working with water



Marie Kaniecki, Epidemiology Student

Marie hopes to gain perspective on public health practice in the U.S. Virgin Islands and expects to build on what she has learned from other PHAST projects. Read more

Anna with parrot

USVI Pre-Trip Blog

Anna Bowie, HBHE Student

Anna is excited to return to the U.S. Virgin Islands to continue the CASPER project with the CDC. Read more

Abi and Liliana

Pre-Trip USVI Reflection

Abi Collingwood, Epidemiology Student

Abi reflects on her experiences working with communities through PHAST and her internship in Ecuador. During the PHAST Trip to the U.S. Virgin Islands, she looks forward to working with the CDC and to learning from the island residents. Read more

Grenada Red Cross logo

Stuck in the Middle

Austin Whitted, Genetic Counseling and HBHE Student

Austin talks about his goals to help the community in Grenada through work with the Grenada Red Cross and considers different perceptions of the organization. Read more