APTR-CDC Preventive Medicine and Public Health Fellowship

Deadline: February 21, 2014

The APTR-CDC Preventive Medicine and Public Health Fellowship Program was established in 1995. Fellowships are from one to two years in duration, depending on the needs of CDC and the fellow.

Fellowship Title: Examining Characteristics of Health and Disease in Child Medicaid Populations

CDC Center: National Center for Health Statistics; Office of Analysis and Epidemiology; Infant, Child, Women’s Health Statistics Branch Continue reading

Summer Graduate Internship–Prevention Institute

Deadline: February 16, 2014

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

Medically Based Wellness Volunteer–Metro Omaha Y

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