School of Population Health



Since the SPHCM commenced offering the opportunity to undertake an internship, students have attended a range of placements including:

1.Domestic Placements:

  • Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW)
  • Australasian Society for HIV, Viral Hepatitis and Sexual Health Medicine (ASHM)
  • The Centre for Health Equity Training, Research and Evaluation (CHETRE)
  • Office of Health Protection, NSW Health
  • Football United, SPHCM UNSW
  • Integrated Systems in Epidemic Response (ISER) - NHMRC Centre for Research Excellence
  • Agency for Clinical Innovation
  • NSW Sexually Transmissible Infections Program Unit (STIPU)

2. International Placements:

  • Renji Hospital affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University, School of Medicine (Shanghai, China)
  • The George Institute for Global Health (Hyderabad, India)
  • The George Institute for Global Health (New Delhi, India)
  • SRM Medical College Hospital and Research Centre, Department of Community Medicine (Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India)
  • Faculty of Public Health Diponegoro University (Indonesia)
  • United Nations University International Institute for Global Health (Malaysia)
  • National Institute for Communicable Diseases (Johannesburg, South Africa)
  • Epidemiology Unit, Ministry of Health (Sri Lanka)

Occasionally, placements may change or become unavailable due to issues beyond the control of the SPHCM.

Placements vary per term, please contact Vanessa Green by email for a current list of placements.