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MPH Practicum Opportunity – USC Keck Hospital

Opportunity Type: ,
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Salary: N/A
Opening Date: September 01, 2017
Closing Date: Open ended
Contact Email:

1. Organization Information

Name of organization: USC Keck Hospital
Address of organization: 1500 San Pablo
City: Los Angeles
State: CA
Zip code: 90033
Country: United States

Type of organization: Non-profit hospital

2. Practicum Information

Position Title: Research Assistant
Start date: Open ended
End date: Open ended
Compensation (If any): None

Description of Practicum Project: Projects related to healthcare epidemiology, infection prevention and microbial usage.


  • Learning to navigate electronic health record
  • Data collection
  • Basic analysis of data


  • Basic working knowledge about healthcare
  • Basic writing skills
  • Proficiency with statistical software is a plus

3. Preceptor Contact Information

Name: Neha Nanda
Degrees/Certification: MD

Please note:

  • The UNE MPH Program requires a minimum of 120 hours at the practicum site.
  • An Affiliation Agreement must be completed between UNE and the practicum site before the student can start counting hours for credit.
  • For all questions regarding the practicum, please contact a Practicum Coordinator: