Material covered

  • Preparation of an executive summary on a subject specific to each field of study
  • Writing an essay on a public health related subject
  • Interview dealing with professional experience and topical issues in the field of public health.

Teaching aids

  • Monthly documentation sent to students
  • Executive summary and essay writing methodology
  • Reading lists, book of past papers, best student answers
  • Documentation packs
  • Three sets of executive summary writing homework and two sets of essay writing homework, with individual corrections and suggested solutions.

EHESP on-campus training session

3 seminars of 3 or 4 days (lectures, group work, sit-down exam practice). This preparation work is in addition to the standard distance learning preparation course.

Oral preparation session open to eligible students

3-day session (mock selection committees lectures)


Responsable pédagogique

Olivier MANGON

Contact pédagogique

Marie-Hélène BERRY
Tel : +33 (0) 2 99 02 29 57 – E-mail :


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Modified on 18 October 2021