HRSA Seeking MCHB Global Public Health Analyst
Located in Rockville, Md., the Health Resources and Services Administration is searching for MCH analysts in the Maternal and Child Health Bureau (MCHB). Analyst positions are available in the Division of Services for Children with Special Health Needs, the Division of MCH Workforce Development, the Division of Healthy Start and Perinatal Services, the Office of Epidemiology and Research, the Division of Child, Adolescent and Family Health, and the Division of Home Visiting and Early Childhood Systems. The following general schedule levels are qualified to apply:
Applications will be accepted until Aug. 12
. Public Health Fellowship in GovernmentThe American Public Health Association (APHA) is accepting applications for the 2017 APHA Public Health Fellowship in Government. Candidates must have strong public health credentials and be able to spend one year in Washington, D.C. The fellow will have the option of working in the U.S. House or Senate on legislative and policy issues such as creating healthy communities, improving health equity, and addressing environmental health concerns, population health or social determinants of health. The fellowship provides a unique learning experience and demonstrates the value and need for basing policy on sound science. The fellow will gain practical knowledge of government and how the public policy process works. Each candidate must be an APHA member, have a graduate degree in public health or a related discipline, have at least five years of experience as a public health professional beyond graduate or medical training, and be a U.S. citizen or have permanent residence status in the U.S. Applications, additional information and brief articles are available. The application, including a CV and three letters of recommendation, must be submitted by Aug. 15. For more information, please contact APHA at firstname.lastname@example.org or at (202) 777-2510.
ASTHO Seeking Fellows
The Association of State and Territorial Programs, with support from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's (CDC) National Center for Environmental Health, is accepting applications for 2016-2017 Environmental Public Health Tracking: Peer-to-Peer Fellowship Program. Designed to enhance capacity of states and territories not currently funded as part of the CDC's National Tracking Network, the program will provide up to four state and/or territorial health agencies the opportunity to:
- Gain one-on-one, in-depth mentorship from a current Tracking program grantee.
- Learn key tracking techniques and information technology infrastructure that can be modeled around the needs and environmental challenges specific to fellow's state.
- Build peer networks across state and territorial agencies.
- Be a part of the national tracking conversation.
Applications must be received by Sept. 9
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Division of MCH Workforce Development Rolling Internship Recruitment Process
The Health Resources and Services Administration is seeking interns with an interest in maternal and child health to work in the Division of MCH Workforce Development. Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis for fall, winter/spring and summer terms. This is an unpaid practicum experience for graduate students in good standing at schools of public health or other training programs in health-related coursework in the United States. Students must be enrolled at least part-time in a graduate program as verified by the student's institution of higher learning. Undergraduate students in good standing in public health programs or other health-related coursework will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Possible focus areas include communications, MCH workgroups and committees, trainee engagement, MCH training program data and grantee best practices. This internship is located in metro-accessible Rockville, Md. For more information, click here