Academic Public Health
Connecting public health students and professionals with local health departments throughout the Commonwealth
A program of the Massachusetts Academic Health Department.
COVID-19 Emergency Public Health Response
APHVC volunteers are matched with local public health departments in Massachusetts to address their most pressing needs related to COVID-19 including contact tracing, communications, and promoting health equity.
Public health students and professionals can register to become APHVC volunteers. Local public health departments can register to receive APHVC volunteers.
APHVC’s COVID-19 response:
As of April 15, 2020, over 1,900 public health students and professionals have volunteered to help ‘flatten the curve’ by partnering with local health departments across Massachusetts.
LOCAL PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENTS
If you represent a local public health department in Massachusetts, you can request APHVC volunteers to support your response to COVID-19.
PUBLIC HEALTH STUDENTS AND PROFESSIONALS
Sign up to support local public health departments’ emergency response to COVID-19. You will be matched with a local public health department in Massachusetts.
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