Community Health Internship Program (CHIP)

Summer Opportunities for Internships in Public Health Departments

AHEC summer intern programs provide hands-on learning opportunities for students and assistance to local health departments. 

Read more about CHIP:

Annual Reports:

2016 Presentations:
2016 CHIP interns had the option of creating a digital story to present their projects. A few are highlighted below.

Johanna Carlson
Sawyer County Health Department
Northwest Region
Adolescent Health Friendly Community

 

Michael Kozuch
Rusk County Health Department
Northwest
Environmental Public Health

 

Tia Ramirez 
Wisconsin Alliance for Women's Health
South Central
Providers and Teens Communicating for Health (PATCH)

 

Erik Sanson
Wisconsin Department of Health Services
South Central
Tobacco Prevention

 

Tristin Christopher
Eau Claire City - County Health Department
North Central
The Ultimate Environment Health Experience

 

2016 CHIP Intern Spotlights (PDF)

 

2015 Presentations:
2015 CHIP interns had the option of creating a digital story to present their projects. A few are highlighted below.

Andrea O'Bright
Calumet County Health Division
Northeastern region
Public Health Nurse Intern

 


Miguel Garcia
Public Health Madison and Dane County
South Central region
I
nland Beach Monitoring

 

Andrea Brocker 
Watertown Department of Public Health 
South Central region 
Practical Application of Environmental Health Theory

 

Lauren Bagley
Adams County Health and Human Service:
Public Health Division
South Central region
Advocating for a Healthier Adams County

2014 Presentations:
Each CHIP intern presented highlights from her/his project in the form of a 10-minute PowerPoint slideshow or Prezi using the webinar technology Bluejeans.

Contact

CHIP statewide coordinator
internships@ahec.wisc.edu
608-265-6323

2017 Program Dates:
June 5 - July 28

 Recruitment Flyer - Program Announcement     (1-page PDF)

2017 CHIP Student Application:

Deadlines:

  • Statewide CHIP: February 7, 2017
  • Milwaukee CHIP: February 15, 2017

Application Information Student Application