2017 Student Intern
Center for Regional Change
Michelle Rodriguez is a first-year Masters of Public Health student at UC Davis. Her interests are global/international health, health disparities, as well as community health. At the CRC, Michelle is supporting the Environmental Health Science Research for Central Valley Communities project by putting together a pesticide focused “Environmental Health Academy Day.” Concurrently, she will assist in piloting a curriculum around topics of academic-community partnerships. In the future, Rodriguez hopes to start her own non-profit organization to support underserved communities in receiving the knowledge and resources to live a healthy lifestyle, with a focus on providing clean water to underprivileged areas.