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Public Health Camp: August 5-9, 2024
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Taking place from August 5-9, King County Public Health Camp is for youth 16+ from all backgrounds who want to understand and see the work that goes into public health. Through this camp, participants will engage with hands-on learning from public health professionals.

With interactive activities, youth will gain valuable experience and knowledge about the prevention and treatment of current health epidemics, local health department work, and the work done in partnership with the community.

Participants will learn how Public Health Seattle and King County leads to dismantle racism and how statistics and data drive public health interventions in our communities.

Join us and become a public health youth ambassador!

Public Health Camp Date & Time:
August 5-9, 2024
9:00AM - 3:30PM

Interest form:
https://form.jotform.com/240644435303146

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