The coursework allowed me to discover my main interests within public health, which influenced how I prioritized possible practicum sites, picked a capstone project, and planned career goals. The core classes for public health along with the list of possible electives allowed me to gain a general knowledge of the vast field of public health. BENCHMARK - CAPSTONE PROJECT CHANGE PROPOSAL 2 Benchmark - Capstone Project Change Proposal Background Obesity of children is a significant public health concern in the United States. Already about one percent of young people are obese or overweight.
Your capstone project must directly relate to issues relevant to global health. (For example, work with immigrant populations in the US or research related to health problems of direct relevance to developing country populations could be appropriate capstone project.)