Friday, September 22, 2017
All new students are expected to attend Epi Orientation. If you have an absolutely unavoidable conflict that will cause you to be absent, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to let us know. We will work with you to be sure you get the essential information provided at orientation.
We will convene in the T Wing of the Health Sciences Building, room 739
12:30-1:00 - Light refreshments and mingling
1:00-1:30 - Introductions, Department Chair welcome and remarks
1:30-1:40 - Transition to separate rooms by degree (MS, MPH, PhD)
1:40-2:50 - The Student Experience
- Current students and recent alum will discuss their experiences in our program and their transition to professional life, followed by an open Q&A.
2:50-3:00 - Transition back to single room
3:00-3:30 - Student leadership
- Current students and faculty will present opportunities for you to take leadership roles within the department and the SPH (Student Reps, Epi Registered Organization, Diversity Committee, Graduate & Professional Student Senate (GPSS), Student Epidemic Action Leaders (SEAL) Team)
3:30-3:50 - Epi Communications
- The Epi Communications Team wants to shine a light on your achievements while you're a student and beyond. They will discuss options for making this happen along with strategies and resources for publicizing, marketing, and branding your publications, presentations, awards, and other activities.
3:50-4:30 - Wrap-up and open Q&A
5:30-7:30 - Happy Hour at Stout Pub (hosted by current students, apps provided by Epi)