November 2020

Journal of Environmental Health
Volume 83, Number 4

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About the Cover

Internships are an essential component of preparing prospective college graduates for entering the practice-based field of environmental health. Efforts are needed to ensure a supply of highly qualified and prepared graduates is available to sustain and strengthen the environmental health workforce. This issue’s cover article, “Exploring the Benefits and Value of Public Health Department Internships for Environmental Health Students,” highlights the National Environmental Public Health Internship Program and an assessment conducted with former interns and mentors to explore experiences and perspectives. Overall, the internships appeared to provide environmental health students with a well-rounded professional and practice-based experience, while health departments benefited from hosting interns with a foundational knowledge and college education in environmental health.

Table of Contents

Advancement of the Science

  • A Multistage, Geocoding Approach for the Development of a Database of Private Wells in Gaston County, North Carolina
  • Microbial Quality of a Middle Eastern, Raw, Ready-to-Eat Meat Dish

Advancement of the Practice

  • Exploring the Benefits and Value of Public Health Department Internships for Environmental Health Students
  • Building Capacity: Building Capacity by Guarding Against Cyber Attacks
  • Direct From CDC/Environmental Health Services: Advancing Environmental Health Practice Through Environmental Health Informatics Activities

Advancement of the Practitioner

  • EH Calendar
  • Resource Corner

Your Association

  • President's Message: Self-Care: Focusing on You
  • Special Listing
  • A Tribute to Our 25-Year Members
  • U.S. Postal Service Statement of Ownership
  • NEHA 2021 AEC
  • NEHA News
  • DirecTalk: Musings From the 10th Floor: Along the Lee Shore

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  • UL