Public Health Job Opportunities

Public Health Advisor

Prevention Specialist, Program Team, Program Development and Quality Improvement Branch

Division of STD Prevention, NCHHSTP, CDC


Public Health Advisor (GS-685) 12/13 (2 vacancies)

Announcement number: HHS-CDC-M5-19-10396459

To Apply:

To Be Considered Applications Must Be Submitted through USAJOBS

Please note these positions are open only to federal government employees and related categories. 

Application Closing Date: 2/4/19


The Division of STD Prevention (DSTDP), National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention (NCHHSTP) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), provides national leadership, research, policy development, and scientific information to reduce and prevent STDs. The Program Development and Quality Improvement Branch (PDQIB) is responsible for the management and oversight of programs supporting both health department STD prevention and control programs and clinical training centers as well as the wider health care community. The Branch is comprised of 3 teams: Program, Evaluation, and Clinical. It focuses on knowledge translation, continuous quality improvement, program evaluation, monitoring and technical support and assistance to funded programs.


The Program Team is responsible for the management and oversight of DSTDP’s flagship cooperative agreement PS19-1901, “Strengthening STD Prevention and Control for Health Departments” (STD PCHD) funding 59 state/local health departments for core STD prevention and control activities. The Program Team serves as a critical interface between these state/local health department STD programs and other Division staff and funded programs, such as the National Network of Prevention Training Centers; the Team also is expected to house technical expertise related to STD prevention and control strategies.


See the document below for full job description, and apply via USAJobs link above.

CDC DSTDP PDQIB Prevention Specialist Public Health Advisor openings January 2019

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