Public Health Employers, Partner Organizations, and Field Placements

The Public Health program offers hands-on field experience opportunities in a wide variety of public health and healthcare organizations in Maine and beyond. Our program alumni also offer a vast network throughout hospitals, state and local health departments, primary care and multi-specialty physician practices, and nonprofit health and health-related organizations. Our Advisory Committee members, students, and alumni work with: 

  • Adolescent Health Working Group
  • Atrius Healthcare
  • City of Bangor
  • City of Portland
  • Coastal Enterprises
  • Commonwealth Care Alliance
  • Eastern Maine Healthcare Systems
  • First Atlantic Corporation
  • Franklin Memorial Hospital
  • Geisinger Health System
  • HealthInfoNet
  • Intermed
  • Janssen Pharmaceutical
  • Maine Centers for Disease Control
  • Maine General Health
  • Maine Medical Center
  • Maine Medical Partners
  • Maine Quality Counts
  • MaineCare
  • MaineHealth
  • Marathon Health
  • Martin’s Point Healthcare
  • Mercy Hospital
  • Mid Coast Mental Health Center
  • NorthShore University Health System
  • Parkview Adventist Medical Center
  • Seventy-five State Street
  • The Aroostook Medical Center
  • The Atrium at The Cedars
  • The Opportunity Alliance
  • United Nation Office of Drugs & Crimes - Central Asia Regional Office
  • UnitedHealthcare
  • USAID Improvement Project at University Research Co. in Georgia

New Publications

What's New?

Ciolfi, M. L., Griffin, E., Pratt, J., Richards, M., Gildard, S., & Byrne, B. (2016). Living with a brain injury in Maine: Individual experiences, perceptions, and need.  Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, Muskie School of Public Service.

Lenardson, J. D., Gale, J. A., & Ziller, E. C. (2016). Rural opioid abuse: Prevalence and user characteristics. (PB 63-1). Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, Muskie School of Public Service, Maine Rural Health Research Center.

Snow, K. I., Gressani, T., Olsen, L., McGuire, C., Bratesman, S., Mauney, K., & Theriault, J. (2016). Adults using long term services and supports: Population and service use trends in Maine, SFY 2014. (Chartbook). Portland, ME: University of Southern Maine, Muskie School of Public Service.

Talbot, J. A., Ziller, E. C., & Szlocek, D. (2016). Mental health first aid in rural communities: Appropriateness and outcomes. Journal of Rural Health. doi: 10.1111/jrh.12173.

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