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Table 1 Activities students observed or participated at during clerkship

From: Merging academy and healthcare in the Public Health training of medical students

I believe the internship lacked practical [field] activities, and it would be more useful if [module’s] topics were taught closer the community and exercising the different practical methods used by Public Health consultants. (Student 1)
The biggest disadvantage of the clerkship in this Unit was the small number of areas the students contacted with, as areas as health planning, environmental health and international health were not experienced. (Student 2)
The tools used by these professionals, as outbreak simulations and the reflection on the public works in the city were stimulating for the learning process. (Student 3)