Updated: Apr 15, 2020
In this episode, an introduction and welcome to the online community is extended to everyone. The purpose of the community is explained along with how the whole idea was developed and what has been accomplished so far. The many benefits of podcasting are explored, as well as the focus and format of this podcast show specifically. If you haven’t done so already, please visit the community page of the website and join the community, where you can participate in the discussions that are centered around strategies for successful entry and transition into public health epidemiology careers.
The following is a brief outline of what is covered in this episode.
Introduction and Welcome
How the idea for an online community was formed
The need for career planning
Challenges that multi-tasking graduate students face
What has been accomplished so far and is in process now
Website and community has been set up.
Connect with me on social media
The many benefits of podcasts
You can listen during commute
You can listen while exercising
Targeted information presented for a specific audience
Better connection to the show host, compared to written content
Sometimes more convenient than video
You can subscribe and automatically receive new episodes
The Podcast format
New episode every week
Topics to be explored
Episodes will be a coaching format
Some episodes will interview a guest to discuss a topic
Each episode will have show notes available