PHAST Events



  • NOV1Unified Ypsilanti Bar OutreachStudents that have completed the required training will work with Unified staff and volunteers to do bar outreach at Necto & /aut/ bars.9:00 PM - 11:00 PMVarious locations
  • NOV6Sugarbrook Enrichment WednesdaysThis is a continuation of our work in the Sugarbrook neighborhood in Ypsilanti alongside Community Family Life Centers. Ideally, a core team of 2 participants will assist with enrichment activities for children between 5 and 11 years old with an eye towards eventually helping the center develop activities, best practices, and a curriculum for the enrichment program.6:00 PM - 7:30 PM1301 S Harris Rd, Ypsilanti, MI 48198
  • NOV8General Meeting & IGR Training: Communicating Across IdentitiesInter-Group Relations Training (during general meeting):
    This module is focused on acknowledging the role of social identity within group dynamics.  Participants engage in thinking and skill building around bringing identity into conversations and addressing conflicts related to social identity.
    5:00 PM - 7:15 PMM1122 PH II
  • NOV9Thematic Analysis DashParticipants will learn theory, methods, and processes for qualitative data analysis before using9/ data from the UNITE Social Isolation project and Genesee County's Speak to Your Health Community Survey to develop initial themes.9:00 AM - 2:00 PM2615 SPH I (Computer Lab)
  • NOV12Ozone House - Food Workshop A team of PHAST students will develop and facilitate a workshop on healthy food choices.6:00 PM - 7:00 PM102 N Hamilton St, Ypsilanti, MI 48197
  • NOV15Unified Ypsilanti Bar OutreachA team of PHAST students will work alongside the Unified Ypsilanti team to do bar outreach every other Friday evening to provide HIV/AIDS education, primarily the 90-90-90 plan, PrEP and PEP Education, and the services that Unified offers.9:00 PM - 11:00 PMVarious locations
  • NOV21Public Health Perspectives: Food SystemsConversation cafe with Winona Bynum, Director of Detroit Food Policy Council, and Kirk Mayes, Director of Forgotten Harvest.4:30 PM - 5:30 PMM1112 SPH II
  • NOV27Food for Thought Meal Kit Delivery A team of PHAST students will return to Toledo to support Food for Thought, a community-based organization that identifies food-insecure areas in NW Ohio to provide mobile food pantries.  The team will help pack and delivery holiday meal kits to food-insecure families.  8:00 AM - 2:30 PMToledo, OH



  • DEC6General Meeting & Power Analysis Training 5:00 PM - 6:30 PMM1122
  • DEC13Unified Ypsilanti Bar Outrach 9:00 PM - 11:00 PMVarious locations
  • DEC20PHAST Applications OpenApply to join the Public Health Action Support Team (PHAST) for Winter term! PHAST partners with community-based organizations and health departments locally, nationally, and globally for various community service, public health practice (e.g. community health assessment design and/or implementation, health education, qualitative methods), workshop, and training opportunities. Learn more and apply 

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