Phield Trip logoOffered each year, the PHield Trip experience provides an immersive experience for students, faculty and staff to engage with public health partners throughout the community. PHield trip events may be offered in either virtual or in-person formats. Transportation and meals and/or snacks for in-person events will be provided


RTI International

RTI logoFebruary 18, 1 – 3 p.m.
We invite you to join our virtual Phield Trip to one of the world’s leading research institutes, RTI International. An independent, non-profit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition, RTI works with governments, businesses, foundations, universities and other clients to address the world’s most critical problems with science-based solutions in pursuit of a better future. The event will feature a keynote on mobilizing global public health research during a pandemic, a discussion regarding the intersection of public health, mental health, racial equity, as well as breakout rooms where you can learn about internship and career opportunities at RTI! Space is limited so please register before February 16.

Register online or contact lcbooth@ad.unc.edu for more information!


Orange County Health Department

Students participate in a scavenger hunt during a PHield Trip.

Students participate in a scavenger hunt during a PHield Trip.

November 12, 2021
Come explore public health in action! Join our virtual PHield trip to the Orange County Health Department on November 12, 2021, from 1:00-3:00 p.m. Meet public health professionals working in the field, learn how a health department is structured, functions, and responds to the challenges of community health and a global pandemic.

Watch the Orange County Health Department’s introductory video prior to arrival.

Register here or contact lcbooth@ad.unc.edu for more information.