Public Health Job Opportunities

Volunteer Opportunities with RWJF Study of Emergency Dept. Patients

Deadline: Ongoing

Volunteer opportunities for a three-year project to assess and address the needs of the frequent users of Emergency Department. This project is funded by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. For more information, see the attached Flyer.

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Walk Audits with Metro Area Planning Agency

Deadline: April 2018

Volunteer with the Metro Area Planning Agency to conduct walk audits, as part of the City of Omaha’s 13th Street Walkability Study. The audits will be conducted on April 18th, April 20th, and April 27th. Volunteers will need to register for each event. See the flyers for more information. Continue reading “Walk Audits with Metro Area Planning Agency”

PH Practice Experience in Belize Central America

Deadline: Ongoing

Students interested in Global Health may consider opportunities with a small non-governmental organization in Belize Central America – Hillside Healthcare International. This opportunity may provide field experiences in the Toledo District of Southern Belize – the poorest region in the country.  Hillside has a well established portfolio of programs in public health and employs a full time MPH qualified Belizean public health director. For more information, review the Hillside Project Opportunities and contact Laura Vinson at laura.vinson@unmc.edu.

Internship & Volunteer Opportunities with Legal Aid of Nebraska

Deadline: Varied–For Summer 2018

Legal Aid of Nebraska has several internship and volunteer opportunities for summer throughout Nebraska. There are openings in Omaha, Lincoln, Grand Island and North Platte.  The internship is available through the Agricultural Worker Rights Program, which requires a proficiency in Spanish. The other opportunities are relevant to multiple areas, specific to social justice and poverty issues. A description of the corresponding opportunities may be found here.

1st Five Site Coordinator with FAMILY, Inc.

Deadline: April 19th, 2018

FAMILY, Inc., located in Council Bluffs, Iowa, is currently seeking a full time 1st Five Site Coordinator to join our team.  This individual will oversee the 1st Five Healthy Mental Development Program for Pottawattamie and Mills Counties. The purpose of the 1st Five Healthy Mental Development Initiative is to support and enhance models of service delivery that promote high quality well-child care, supporting healthy development for all children ages birth to five years. The 1st Five Site Coordinator will lead in building infrastructure to support the concepts of 1st Five Healthy Development Initiative. This position also assists the MCAH Director in the supervision of assigned staff and programs.

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