Students gain hands on experience in population health to support improvements in health outcomes in Delaware.
Nursing students prep on skills, develop informational sheets about tests and readings, and teach about the importance of regular screenings and results, while participating in community health fairs.
Behavior Health & Nutrition students prepare, facilitate, and present virtual programming to the community. Students also meet individually with community members to develop plans to achieve and maintain wellness.
Staff, Post Doc, and Graduate students are available on days that the van is in the community to provide virtual behavioral health support and consultations. These members of the Department of Psychological & Brain Science also develop and facilitate monthly small behavior health groups.
Nursing students facilitate virtual health education sessions and create health education videos for the children and families in our partner schools.
Students enrolled in Professional Writing Internship met virtually with community partners at Shiloh Baptist Church, Mid-County Center, Knollwood Community Center and their members to capture their lived experiences around COVID 19. Students create materials as their project portfolio & for communities to archive.