HP Share their Internship Experiences

WHO - Geneva

This is a picture of myself and my fellow YSPH student, Mellissa, at the WHO’s first annual Walk the Talk: The Health for All Challenge event. The walk was organized to promote health and physical activity while simultaneously celebrating the WHO’s 70th anniversary and kicking off the 71st World Health Assembly.

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WHO-Geneva

This is a photo of me in the main hall of the World Health Assembly. It was a privilege to be able to attend some of the meetings and side events that occurred at this annual event.

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WHO-Geneva

This is a photo of me working at my desk, editing the NCD MAP Toolkit. I shared a room with another intern and two technical officers who I am very happy to have connected with.

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WHO-Geneva

This is a photo of me outside of the main United Nations building after taking a tour to learn more about the UN's main roles and functions.

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WHO-Geneva

During my time at the WHO, I served on the Intern Board as the social chair/treasurer. This is my co-chair and me taking our picture for the website.

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WHO-Geneva

This is a photo of me taking notes at a ‘Yoga for NCDs’ event which took place in the Executive Board Room. I was lucky enough to be able to sit at the head table since the coordinator of my department was one of the panel speakers.

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WHO-Geneva

This photo was taken on of my last days at the WHO. I am sitting right above the main café and the library. The flags hanging in the background of the photo represent the 194 member states.

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WHO-Geneva

This is a photo of me pre-reading the report of the WHO Independent High-Level Commission on Noncommunicable Diseases which was presented at the Time to Deliver event.

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WHO-Geneva

This is a picture of one of my favorite sights in Geneva. Watching the sunset over the lake after work with coworkers was one of my favorite pastimes.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston

The DoPE offices in the morning.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

View from the DoPE offices of Brigham Circle and the Harvard Chan School of Public Health.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

View from back of DoPE offices over Our Lady of Perpetual Help.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA

Chris Fanikos at his desk at DoPE.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital - Boston, MA

The Peter Bent Brigham Entrance to BWH.

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Brigham and Women's Hospital - Boston, MA

The Peter Bent Brigham Entrance to BWH.

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Recent Internships

Year Organization Country
2016 Racial Justice Action Center USA
2016 Blue Cross Blue Shied Association USA
2016 Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute USA
2016 Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance Switzerland
2016 WHO Switzerland
2016 Kaiser Permanente USA
2016 Inter-American Development Bank USA
2016 Yale School of Medicine USA
2016 University of Maryland  USA
2016 Yale School of Public Health USA
2016 National Autonomous University of Nicaragua - Leon Nicaragua
2016 Food and Drug Administration USA
2016 RefugeeOne USA
2016 Yale Global Health Leadership Institute USA
2016 Department of Health and Human Services USA
2016 Analysis Group USA
2016 Johnson&Johnson China
2015 Health Policy Commission  USA
2015 Yale University, School of Forestry and Environmental Studies  USA
2015 United Nations Population Fund  USA
2015 American Society of Radiation Oncology (ASTRO)  USA
2015 Tecnológico de Monterrey, Campus Hidalgo  Mexico
2015 Harbage Consulting  USA
2015 Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation (CORE)  USA
2015 DuPont Company - Industrial Biosciences dept. USA
2015 Yale School of Public Health USA
2015 Saint Francis Care, Center for Health Equity USA
2015 The Office of Management and Budget, Medicare Branch  USA
2015 NH Mental Health Outreach for MotherS (MOMS) Partnership, Temple Medical Center USA
2015 CT Dept. of Public Health USA
2015 Hashemite University, Dept. of Community and Mental Health - Faculty of Nursing  Jordan
2015 HealthPartners Uganda, Dept. of International Development  Uganda
2015 Hallym University Medical Center  South Korea
2015 Americans for the Arts, Arts Policy Dept. USA
2015 NYC Dept. of Health & Mental Hygiene USA
2015 WHO-South West Asia  India
2015 Danbury Hospital, Dept. of Medical Education & Research  USA
2015 CVS Health USA
2015 Treatment Action Group  USA
2015 Johns Hopkins Health System, Dept. of International Services  USA
2015 GoCapital & EOC Assets  China
2015 Yale School of Medicine, Robert Wood Johnson Program  USA
2014 Namati Sierra Leone
2014 Cooley Dickinson Hospital USA
2014 CARE USA
2014 FTI Consulting USA
2014 WHO Switzerland
2014 NYC Dept of Health and Mental Hygiene USA
2014 Yale New Haven Health System USA
2014 Yale School of Medicine USA
2014 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Puerto Rico
2014 National Institute of Health, Columbia Colombia
2014 NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene USA
2014 Jeffrey J. Kimbell & Associates, Inc. USA
2014 Public Citizen USA
2014 Doctors Without Borders/ Medecins Sans Frontieres USA
2014 Avalere Health USA
2014 Analysis Group USA
2014 Health Affairs USA
2014 Blue Shield of California USA
2014 St Petersburg TB Research Institute Russia
2014 Nemours Health and Prevention Services USA
2014 United Nations Development Programmes Europe and CIS Regional Office Turkey