My Internship: Preparing Research Data for the Community

By Audrey Barick One of the key tenets of community based participatory research (CBPR) is disseminating research findings and information back into the community that you’re working with, which is where my internship working on the Speak To Your Health! Community Survey comes in. At first glance, the work that I’ve been doing during my […]

Thank You Summer Interns!

We want to send out a big thank you to all of our summer intern students for a productive and fun summer.  Over the last 12 weeks,  our students developed health questionnaires,  led focus groups,  processed and analyzed loads of data, created  maps, drafted manuscripts,  tutored math (yes, that’s right), designed brochures, banners and websites, […]

My Internship: Mapping Crime

By Melinda Morang Crime affects people’s physical and mental health, and here at PRC-MI, we’d like to know if we can keep people safe and healthy by reducing or preventing crime. The Flint Police Department has been kind enough to share their crime incident records with us, and we now have a huge dataset with […]

Welcome PRC-MI Summer Interns

Summer is here and so are our new student interns. We are pleased to welcome 23 new students to the PRC-MI. Students will be working on many of our projects including YES, Motherly Intercession, Speak To Your Health!, HOPE, and Virtual Networks. We also welcome students from the Future Leaders in Public Health program and […]