Let’s Talk Public Health Summer Youth Conference

Let’s Talk Public Health Summer Youth Conference will be held July 25th to July 28th on the campus of Virginia Tech in Blacksburg, VA.  The conference is meant to introduce rising juniors and seniors to educational and career opportunities in the field of public health. Through the conference, participants will have the opportunity to learn from public health professionals and gain hands-on experience with public health related activities. Some of the topics that will be covered include obesity, social determinants of health, bioterrorism and emerging infectious diseases. Transportation and Scholarships are also available!  Applications are now being accepted at www.vayouth.mph.vetmed.vt.edu and additional information can be obtained from our Facebook page, www.facebook.com/LetsTalkPublicHealth.  Application deadline isJune 3.  Please direct questions to conference co-coordinator, Tyler Litsch at (540) 231-6778 or tylerl88@vt.edu.