MA COVID-19 Academic Public Health Volunteer Corps

In March 2020, Governor Baker’s Office requested the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (MDPH) work with schools and programs of public health to assist local public health departments in Massachusetts who have been strained by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Since that time, the Academic Health Department collaborative has established the Academic Public Health Volunteer Corps, mobilizing hundreds of students and alumni to support the needs of cities and towns across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Much of this effort has been coordinated by student leaders, working together across the many schools and programs of public health.

Harvard Chan is one of the co-leads in this statewide effort, through the field education and practice office.

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