ASPPH is now accepting applications for the ASPPH Headquarters Summer Internship Program. The summer internship program is open to current students of ASPPH-member CEPH-accredited graduate schools and programs of public health. The internship will provide a unique experience where the selected student can apply their skills and knowledge learned in the classroom to public health projects of importance to ASPPH and our members. Continue reading →
The National Research Center on Hispanic Children and Families is pleased to announce a new Summer Research Fellowship program for 2014. In its inaugural year, the goal of the Summer Research Fellowship Program is to attract, develop, and expand the pool of emerging scholars focused on studying issues concerning low-income and vulnerable Hispanic children and families. Continue reading →
Prevention Institute is now accepting applications for Graduate Interns for the summer of 2014. We’re looking for graduate students who are committed to improving health and safety and reducing inequities through a focus on prevention. You’ll have a chance to grow your skills by working with our organizational teams to address health and social issues using a prevention approach, including violence prevention, injury prevention, traffic safety, health reform implementation and healthy food and physical activity promotion. Continue reading →
The YMCA of Greater Omaha has been expanding their portfolio of medically based wellness programs, and welcomes COPH students to volunteer with them in a variety of ways. Current activities focus on diabetes and cancer, and opportunities for volunteers include everything from data input and analysis to health education to program planning. Continue reading →
The Epidemiologist job family at the Oklahoma State Department of Health has four levels which are distinguished by the depth and breadth of accountability, the expertise required to perform assigned duties and the responsibility assigned for the leadership of others.
This is the specialist level where employees are assigned responsibilities for performing advanced and/or specialized professional work which may include extensive research in a specific field such as enteric diseases, cancer, chronic and infectious diseases, trend analysis, injury clusters, and geographic/population/culture demographic; and development of quality assurance methods for data collection and analysis. Continue reading →