Public Health Job Opportunities

Health Systems Integration Program Fellowship

Deadline: February 17, 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in collaboration with the Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), the National Association of County and City Health Officials (NACCHO), and the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH), has established this Fellowship to facilitate the integration of public health and clinical health systems.  Participating Fellows will receive one year of on-the-job training at a local or state health agency under the guidance of experienced mentors.

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Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator

Deadline: November 30, 2015

Panhandle Public Health District is seeking a Community Planner-Performance Management Coordinator to work between the three office locations of Hemingford, Bridgeport and Scottsbluff. Master’s in Public Health preferred, but consideration will be given to Bachelor’s with experience. Complete job description and application are available at, or view in the document below.

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Submit cover letter, application and resume to Erin Sorensen, POB 337, Hemingford, NE 69348.

Prevention Specialist in Tobacco

Deadline: November 18, 2015

The Prevention Services Department at Region 6 Behavioral Healthcare currently has a position available for a Prevention Specialist who will assist in the coordination of the Region 6 prevention system.  The Prevention Specialist is responsible for administration of grant funds, technical assistance, and training services for community prevention coalitions in the Region 6 service area, with a focus in Douglas County, Nebraska.  Continue reading “Prevention Specialist in Tobacco”

Director, CB Reads

Deadline: November 30, 2015

CB Reads is a strategic initiative, created by the Iowa West Foundation (IWF) and United Way of the Midlands (UWM) and located at FAMILY, Inc., to engage the Council Bluffs community and greater Pottawattamie County in a collective effort to reduce income-based literacy achievement gaps among children, ages birth – eight. Our vision is a coordinated community-wide approach to achieving grade-level reading. This initiative will focus on the children who are most at risk, living in households with incomes below 200% of the federal poverty level. Continue reading “Director, CB Reads”