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November 2020

Promoting Food Security for Women, Children and Families

Join us on Wednesday, November 18th from 12-1:30pm Central for a Zoom webinar: Promoting Food Security for Women, Children and Families – COVID-19 Response Efforts in New Orleans. This webinar is co-sponsored by the Tulane MCH Nutrition Leadership Training Program, Tulane Center of Excellence in Maternal and Child Health and New Orleans Food Policy Advisory Committee. Panelists include Mary Schultheis, Founder and President/CEO of Crescent City Family Services, Erica Chomsky-Adelson, Executive Director of Culture Aid NOLA and Tiffany Delcour, Chief Operations Officer of NOLA Public Schools. This activity will be submitted to CDR for approval for 1.5 CPEUs.

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The Department of Health Policy & Management: Open House

The Department of Health Policy and Management at Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine is hosting an Open House on Wednesday, November 11th from 4 pm-5 pm. If you are interested in pursuing an MPH or MHA, this is your opportunity to meet with faculty and staff at the department, learn about the programs and courses, admission and tuition, and career trajectory. Click the link below to register for the event.

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Info Session: Crafting a Strong Peace Corps Resume

A Peace Corps resume differs from private-sector and other resumes, because of its focus on documenting all the possible attributes one possesses that may have a bearing on their service. Of course, academics are important, but so are the skills you learned from your employment, community service activities, and certifications; even your hobbies and personal passions! Learn how to create a resume that shows all of you, not just a part.

Monday, November 9, 20202 4:30PM-5:30PM CST


Career Services presents Alumni Panel Discussion: Global Careers

Co-sponsored by Newcomb-Tulane Career Services and the Center for Global Education.

November 2, 10:00 am CST

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October 2020

September 2020

Zoom Etiquette Webinar with SPHTM Career Services

September 29, 2020 12pm Central Time


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Peace Corps: ” Is My Degree Right for the Peace Corp?”

Did you know that most Peace Corps Volunteers have degrees in the Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences? And, since your degree is only part of what it takes to be a great Volunteer that you probably have much more to offer than you think? Learn about all of the things that go into our applicant evaluation and selection process.

September 28, 2020 4:30 pm in Central Time


Public Service Advisory Board

One on One LinkedIn Profile Review with SPHTM Career Services

COVID-19 Public Health Response From Across the Globe

How to Apply to the Combined Degree Program Session

SPHTM Alumni Consulting Panel

Q&A Session: How to Nail Your Med School Interviews

Even though you can’t do your interviews in person, they are still an incredibly important part of your admissions process. Now that your secondaries have been evaluated, you only have one step to go. The only thing standing between you and medical school is a stellar interview. We’ll help you get ready to nail your interviews with this upcoming presentation

. This webinar will include:-

  • How the interview process has changed due to COVID-19-
  • The most common interview questions-
  • An overview of sample MMI scenarios-
  • A Q&A session with a Former Admissions Committee Member 

To submit your questions for the Q&A, please type them into the “questions & comments” box on the registration page or email 

Join Dr. Ariana Metchik, a Former Admissions Committee Member from Harvard Medical School, for this free webinar on Wednesday, September 16th at 5:30pm PDT/8:30pm EDT.

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April 2020

Healthcare In The 2020 Election With Mollye Demosthenidy


March 2020

CPS Internship Fair

Alumni Mixer

The Global Threat of Infectious Disease

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Public Health Sophomore Declaration Celebration

Networking Prep

Career Wave Signature Series

Aging is Public Health- Older Adults in Louisiana: Observations and Conversations after a Disaster

Arts Alive

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Public Health Explained

Master Your Future: The Next Step in Your Career

Women Making Waves ” How World Events Ignite Leaders” -Annual Women’s Conference

The State of HIV Access in Low and Middle Income Countries


February 2020

Finding Your Summer Internship

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Combined Degree Application Party

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The Future of Health Speaks: Health Innovation – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

The Center for Minority Health and Health Disparities Research and Education is hosting a student-led symposium, The Future of Health Speaks: Health Innovation – The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly, on Friday, February 7th, 8:30-1:00 pm. See our flyer for more information, and use the registration link below.

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CASPA Workshop

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BSPH Grad School Fair

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January 2020

NOLA Ready Volunteer Trainings & Opportunities

Do you have first aid skills and are interested in volunteering for Mardi Gras?

Mardi Gras is right around the corner! The Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) is looking for volunteers for the Mardi Gras First Aid stations. In order to volunteer, you must:

  • Have valid and current CPR and First Aid certification
  • Attend a mandatory MRC Mardi Gras First Aid Station Training

See below for important information on upcoming CPR and First Aid training, as well as Mardi Gras First Aid Station Trainings.

CPR & First Aid Training – January 16th

If you have an expired or expiring CPR or first aid certification before March 2020, sign-up to attend our next class on Thursday, January 16th from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at EMS

Headquarters (2929 Earhart Blvd).The link for sign-up can be found Here:

Please bring $8 in cash (exact change please) to cover the cost of the class materials. If you are unable to attend this session, but still need to get your CPR certification updated before Mardi Gras, please email Meredith at

Mardi Gras First Aid Station Trainings

To volunteer at a Mardi Gras First Aid Station, you must attend one of the following training:

  • Tuesday, January 21st – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (and 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm for leads)
  • Thursday, January 30th – 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm (and 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm for leads)
  • Saturday, February 1st – 9:00 am – 11:00 am (and 11:00 am – noon for leads)
  • Saturday, February 8th – 9:00 am – 11:00 am (and 11:00 am – noon for leads)

This will be a combined training with other volunteers from the New Orleans EMS VIGOR program and the American Red Cross. All trainings will take place at the Red Cross Headquarters (2640 Canal Street).

If you are interested in being a First Aid Station leader, you will be asked to stay for an additional hour of training. Typically, First Aid Station leaders are experienced volunteers who have volunteered at a Mardi Gras First Aid Station in previous years. Have any questions? Send an email to

NOLA Ready CERT training for Houses of Worship

We have 1 spot left in our 2 day NOLA Ready CERT training for Houses of Worship and the faith community on January 18th and January 25th. If you are a member of a house of worship and interested in emergency preparedness and disaster recovery skills, click here to sign up ASAP to grab the last spot for this amazing training.

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Bystander Response Trainings

Before help arrives, you can save a life during a medical emergency. This is a condensed two-hour training covering hands-only CPR, Stop the Bleed, and opioid overdose prevention. Upcoming trainings are:

Research for SBC Programming During an Emergency Response: An Example From Zika Webinar

Breakthrough RESEARCH is the United States Agency for International Development (USAID)’s flagship project for social and behavior change (SBC) research and evaluation. Breakthrough RESEARCH supports countries to improve health and development by equipping governments, implementing partners, service delivery organizations, and donors with the data and evidence they need to integrate proven and cost-effective SBC approaches into their programs.
Climate change, increased urbanization and globalization, deforestation and other global or regional trends may result in new emerging infectious diseases and spread of existing diseases to new areas and populations. To learn the latest about research for SBC programming during the Zika response, join Breakthrough RESEARCH for a webinar discussion that will bring together funders, implementers, and researchers. 

January 14, 2020, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM EST, Breakthrough Research Webinar,
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