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Jacqueline McClain

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Jacqueline McClain is an intern with the American Public Safety Training Institute. She is also an MPH student at Benedictine University and will complete the program by the end of August, 2017. She looks forward to using her degree in public health and certificate in epidemiology to make an impact in the field of preventative medicine. Her future aspirations involve completing a training program in field epidemiology and making preparations for transitioning into clinical-based epidemiology.

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