Public Health Job Opportunities

Volunteer Research Position

VOLUNTEER RESEARCH POSITION IN DIVISION OF NEUROPSYCHOLOGY, DEPARTMENT OF NEUROLOGICAL SCIENCES

This posting is for a part-time research position, approximately 8-hours per week, for an individual with good database and statistics skills, who is interested in receiving publication credit on papers/posters related to patients with liver disease or Parkinson’s disease.

 

Duties will include: data entry from pre-existing score sheets into an excel database; use of SPSS and/or SAS or other software to perform both basic and higher level statistical analyses of the data, in conjunction with guidance from UNMC statisticians; manuscript preparation and publication; and possibly poster presentation(s).

 

Duration of this project is flexible, but a minimum of 4-months is required.

 

View instructions in the document below.

VOLUNTEER RESEARCH POSITION IN DIVISION OF NEUROPSYCHOLOGY

Student Volunteer for Research Project

The Pain Management Program at NE Med is interested in collaborating with a student to build a Microsoft Access Database.  The goal is to create a Microsoft Access database, upload the existing data, and use the new database for future data entry.

This is a great opportunity to enhance data management skills. See below for more details, and contact Dr. Watanabe-Galloway if you are interested.  Continue reading “Student Volunteer for Research Project”

Volunteer–Omaha Bicycle & Pedestrian Count

The City of Omaha is conducting its third bicycle and pedestrian count this month, and need the help of volunteers. (they are hoping to count people moving by foot or bicycle at 25 locations!)

They still need volunteers for two Saturdays:

12-2pm, Saturday, September 17th

and

12-2pm Saturday, September 24th

To volunteer, click here.

Volunteer with 5-4-3-2-1 Go!

Dates: April 12, 21, 22

5-4-3-2-1 Go!®, is an initiative to decrease childhood obesity by promoting five easy steps for a healthier life. We have two events coming up for which we would love to have volunteers. Details for the events:

  1. Storm Chasers Baseball Game- Community Organization Showcase

Continue reading “Volunteer with 5-4-3-2-1 Go!”

Global Health Service Partnership Volunteer Positions

Deadline: December 11, 2015

Seed Global Health’s flagship program with the Peace Corps and US President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) tackles health care provider shortages by sending US doctor and nurse volunteers to serve as educators in resource-limited countries

The Global Health Service Partnership (GHSP) is accepting applications from doctors and nurses interested in working as volunteer educators alongside local faculty at medical and nursing schools in Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda, and Swaziland. Continue reading “Global Health Service Partnership Volunteer Positions”