Public Health Job Opportunities

Health Education Specialist – Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) is recruiting for a Health Education Specialist to work on the Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention Project. This project works with many professionals throughout state government and is a great opportunity for new or recent grads.  Plus, the job is located in beautiful Helena, Montana!

Health Education Specialist – Prescription Drug Overdose Prevention (37373)

https://mtstatejobs.taleo.net/careersection/200/jobdetail.ftl?job=16142701

Graduate Research Assistant

Deadline: until filled

Dr. Ghada Soliman is seeking one or two Federal Work Study students to assist with an ongoing project including data analysis of nutrition and physical activity education project in public schools. Responsibilities include assisting with survey data entry and analysis, analysis of pedometer data and literature search and manuscripts preparation.

If interested, please view the job description below and contact Dr. Soliman directly.

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Zika-related positions

TEPHINET is recruiting three consultants for Zika-related positions. Below, please find the links to the descriptions/application forms for each position. Please note that, in order to view and submit the application form on each page, you must be registered and logged into www.tephinet.org – if you view these links without logging in, you’ll see only the descriptions.

Epidemiologist: http://tephinet.org/content/epidemiologist

Public Health Advisor: http://tephinet.org/content/public-health-advisor

Birth Defects Specialist: http://tephinet.org/content/birth-defects-specialist

Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner I/II

Deadline: until filled

Tri-County Health Department in Colorado is seeking a Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner I/II. Performs public health emergency preparedness and response work in the planning, design, and implementation of public health preparedness activities and programs, including conducting response and capacity assessments, training and exercise development, and program evaluation in the Denver Metro Area. Continue reading “Public Health Emergency Preparedness and Response Planner I/II”

Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator

Deadline: 8/24/16 (possibly extending to 8/31/16–check the link to confirm any updates)

NE DHHS’s Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program is seeking a Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator to assist in planning, implementing, coordinating and evaluating the diabetes and chronic disease self-management activities for the Nebraska Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Program. Work is focused on increasing access, bi-directional referrals between community resources and health systems, and reimbursement for accredited/recognized Diabetes Self-Management Education (DSME) programs and Chronic Disease Self-Management programs. Continue reading “Chronic Disease Self-Management Coordinator”