Internship Opportunity with Population Health Improvement Partners
Population Health Improvement Partners helps health-focused organizations and coalitions build organizational and community capacity to improve and sustain population health. Population Health Improvement Partners is currently accepting applications for the Cappie L. Stanley Population Health Improvement Internship for summer 2016. This is a paid internship for undergraduate and graduate students interested in a career in public health, as well as members in the current public health workforce interested in transitioning to a career focusing on population health and quality improvement. The duration of this internship is 8-10 weeks and is located in Morrisville, NC. To apply, click here. Please send all resumes to firstname.lastname@example.org. All materials must be received by Mar. 3, 2016 in order to be considered. For additional information, click here.
National Center for Health Statistics Searching for Statistician (Demography)
The National Center for Health Statistics, Division of Vital Statistics, and Reproductive Statistics Branch is seeking a Statistician (Demography) in Hyattsville, MD. The Statistician (Demography) duties include developing analytical plans incorporating appropriate statistical methods and techniques, executes the analysis of data, and interpret results; plan and conduct multiple research studies focused on the analysis of human populations and their characteristics; initiate, formulate, plan, and execute analytic research projects using population-based data collected by the organization; research the quality of methodologies and measures pertinent to the assessment and summarization of the health status of Americans; plan and carry out quality control programs and select appropriate statistical and demographic methods to be used in quality control analysis; provide technical assistance on the use of complex statistical and demographic techniques; and examine reports and articles prepared by others within the organization as part of the peer review process. For more information and to apply, click here.
National Institute of Child Health & Human Development Recruiting Postdoctoral Fellows
The Epidemiology Branch of the Division of Intramural Population Health Research at the National Institute of Child Health &Human Development (NICHD) is recruiting post-doctoral fellows. Candidates approved to work in the United States with a doctoral degree in epidemiology or closely related field, or a medical degree and advanced graduate training in epidemiology and biostatistics within the past five years are invited to apply. Preference will be given to applicants with research interests in areas currently under investigation in the Branch and with superior analytic and communication skills. Salary is commensurate with training and experience. Multiple positions are available and will remain open until qualified applicants are found. All applicants should send a curriculum vitae, statement of research interests to be pursued during training, three letters of reference, and transcripts from undergraduate and graduate institutions to Dr. James Mills, Recruitment Committee Chair, at email@example.com. For additional information, click here. To learn more about the Epidemiology Branch, click here.
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials Executive Director Search
The Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO) located in Arlington, VA is searching for an Executive Director. Responsibilities include providing strategic vision and leadership for ASTHO's staff, programs, and expansion, and the execution of its mission, including its role in supporting its members in successfully improving population health across the nation. The Executive Director will create annual operating plans supporting the strategic direction set by the Board and collaborate with Board to develop these strategies. The ideal candidate will have an advanced degree in public health, health sciences, or related area, as well as a minimum of 10 years of executive or senior-level management experience, preferably in nongovernment or governmental public health organizations at the local, state, and federal levels. For more information and to apply, click here.