Public Health Job Opportunities

Epidemiologist 2 Position with Tennessee Department of Health

Deadline: Until Filled

The Tennessee Department of Health’s Division of Family Health and Wellness is hiring an Epidemiologist 2 for the Injury Prevention and Detection section. This position will is responsible for professional scientific and epidemiological assessments of considerable difficulty for multiple programs. This is an executive service position.

For more information, including how to apply, please review the position description- Epidemiologist 2 Position Description.

Great Plains Tribal Epi Center & Chairmen’s Health Board, Internships

Several internships are now available through the Great Plains Tribal Chairmen’s Health Board (GPTCHB) and the Great Plains Tribal Epidemiology Center (GPTEC) for the spring and summer of 2018! Continue reading “Great Plains Tribal Epi Center & Chairmen’s Health Board, Internships”

CSTE Applied Epi Fellowship–application closes January 12

CSTE, in collaboration with CDC, the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH), and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA), established the Applied Epidemiology Fellowship to train recent graduates in the expanding field of applied epidemiology. The goal of the Fellowship is to provide a high quality training experience and to secure long-term career placement for Fellows at the state or local level.

Participating fellows will receive two years of on-the-job training at a state or local health agency under the guidance of an experienced mentor. The Fellowship’s mission is to meet the nation’s ongoing need for applied epidemiology workforce capacity in state and local health departments through a national fellowship-training program.

Visit the fellowship website for more information: http://cstefellows.org/

This is an exceptional opportunity for anyone interested in governmental epidemiology. Please work closely with Career Services if you are interested in applying for the fellowship program.

Project Coordinator

NYU Dentistry, Department of Pediatric Dentistry

 

Project Coordinator Position

 

Start Date: January 2018

 

Project coordinator for multi-site clinical trial. The coordinator will review all study related documents, including protocol, Case Report Forms, Manual of Procedures, Quality and Data Management Plans, Clinical Monitoring Plans and Safety Monitoring plans. The coordinator will work under the direction of the Principal Investigator, to facilitate the recruitment and enrollment of an adequate number of appropriate subjects, using appropriate language skills as needed. The coordinator will also work closely with the lead Project/Data Manager from a partnering institution to maintain consistency in administration, data management and reporting. Responsibilities will include writing and maintaining regulatory documents with the IRB, data management, and overseeing the conduct and documentation associated with all study aims. Position will involve weekly travel throughout New York City to project locations.

 

Required Education: Bachelor’s degree, with emphasis on communication or public health

Preferred Education: Master’s in Public Health

 

Required Experience: At least two years’ experience coordinating a health service program or research program

Preferred Experience: Experience in community-based administration. Experience in research project or clinical trial coordination. Experience in early childhood health.

 

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Excellent organizational skills with strong individual initiative. Very good interpersonal skills and ability to work with a variety of personalities and populations. Strong computing skills and excellent writing skills.

Preferred Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Grant writing and administration skills. Strong presentation skills. Knowledge in budget management. Spanish language skills.

 

 

 

Please send resume/CV and cover letter to Samantha Shrager at sshrager@nyu.edu

Case Coordinator

Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance is seeking a full-time Case Coordinator.

Omaha Healthy Kids Alliance is a nonprofit organization that works to create a Healthy Home for every child. Our main goal is to bring awareness and education to families in the city about environmental hazards, green and Healthy Homes and lead poisoning. We believe that education is fundamental for empowering people and creating change. Continue reading “Case Coordinator”