Public Health Job Opportunities

CMS Summer Internship Program

Application period: April 8-10, 2015

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is pleased to announce their 2015 Summer Intern Program.  This is a 12-week internship program for current students with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.  The purpose of the Summer Intern Program is to enhance students’ knowledge about CMS programs, mission, vision and goals.  Additionally, the program seeks to familiarize participants about Federal, State, and local health care programs serving under-served and uninsured populations.    Continue Reading…

Various Federal Fellowships

Deadlines: vary

There are a number of new Fellowship opportunities at the CDC and other federal agencies, being administered via ORAU. Some of the fellowships are for current students for this summer, and others are for recent (within the past 5yrs) graduates.

Take a look at all of the current opportunities here. These would be a great way to get your foot in the door at a federal agency.

STD Surveillance Fellowship

Deadline: until filled

A fellowship opportunity is currently available with the Surveillance and Special Studies Team (SSST) in the Surveillance and Data Management Branch (SDMB), Division of STD Prevention within the National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). Continue Reading…

CDC Public Health Associate Program

Application Period: January 12-16, 2015

The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) gives recent graduates with a bachelor’s or master’s degree a valuable opportunity to get hands-on public health experience. This two-year program provides opportunities for associates to gain broad experience working in public health programs in state, tribal, local and territorial (STLT) public health organizations; community-based organizations; public health institutes and associations; academic institutions; and CDC quarantine stations. PHAP also provides competency-based training designed to build the next generation of public health professionals.  Continue Reading…

Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Deadline: January 31, 2015

The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship is a nine-week summer program for students currently enrolled full-time in a medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or public health graduate program who are interested in learning more about the area of infectious diseases and health disparities.  Fellows may also gain clinical experience and develop leadership skills. Continue Reading…