Student Support

CDC - University of Michigan Future Public Health Leaders Program (FPHLP)



Through field placements, skill building workshops and mentorship, University of Michigan - Future Public Health Leaders Program (FPHLP) provides students with opportunities for growth, learning and awareness in the field of public health. The ultimate goal of the 10 week program is to increase the diversity of the public health workforce and the people committed to reducing health disparities. Participants receive leadership training, orientation to the public health disciplines, and real-world work experience. Students are not required to have previous experience in public health. The program is meant to foster knowledge of, excitement about, and commitment to health equity. The program includes public health and career mentorship, hands-on and practical field experience, seminars, lectures and workshops with public health leaders.

* For current information, refer to the program website listed on this page under "contact information."