Career Opportunities

Internships

Manatt Health

Manatt Health Summer Analysts will spend 10 - 12 weeks working in our New York, San Francisco, or Washington, DC offices. The program will commence in May/June and run through August. The objective of the program is to provide summer analysts with diverse experience with healthcare consulting projects and to identify exceptional candidates for full-time Consultant positions upon graduation.

Qualifications:
• Candidates must be enrolled in an advanced degree program with a focus on public health, business administration, public administration, public policy, health administration, or health care management from a leading institution.
• 2-3 years of relevant experience in the healthcare industry with demonstrated interest in and enthusiasm for healthcare issues and trends.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a variety of settings and media.
• Strong computer skills, including advanced knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
• A self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with others in a fast-paced environment. • Candidates must complete their advanced degree by Spring 2019.

To learn more about the position, click here

Deadline: April 30, 2018
Posted: 1 day 23 hours ago

Hampden County Health Coalition/Pioneer Valley Planning Commission

This intern will participate in Public Health Emergency Preparedness Planning, assisting local health departments develop response plans for emergencies that call for the distribution of Medical Countermeasures (MCM). This intern will have the opportunity to choose from several ongoing projects, including outreach with potential community partner agencies, drafting grant applications, and refining and exercising community Emergency Dispensing Site plans. Please see the attached document for more details.

Interested students should contact Stephanie Bozigian-Merrick directly to learn more about the intern position. 

Deadline: December 31, 2017
Posted: 2 weeks 22 hours ago

Takeda

Takeda is a global team of 30,000 pharmaceutical professionals working together, across more than 70 countries, cultures, and functions. Its employees are united by their more than 230-year legacy of research-based pharmaceutical innovation, and have a passion to deliver innovative medicine and healthcare to those who need it most.

A variety of 2018 Summer Internship opportunities are now available in multiple locations.

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Deadline: January 1, 2018
Posted: 2 weeks 3 days ago

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley at Herlingen

The University of Texas Rio Grande Valley, Department of Pediatrics South Texas Environmental Education and Research (STEER).  The STEER program held in Harlingen, Texas, is open to medical and public health students, medical residents, physician assistants and health care professionals enrolled in U.S. accredited institutions.   Rotation is for 4-weeks (160 hours).  

Our program must have at least 3 participants to run and is limited to 10 students.  When have received your application, and have tentatively reserved a slot for you until all documentation is received.

ALL APPLICANTS MUST SUBMIT THE FOLLOWING DOCUMENTATION: 

.  STEER Application 

.  Letter of Good Standing (on institution letterhead confirming good academic standing)

.  Immunization Records 

.  Copy of your personal health insurance card, both back and front

Please e-mail me a one page letter of interest of your participation with the STEER program. This will serve as your application for the housing scholarship

There are no tuition fees.  Housing for visiting students is $375-$750. Participants from other programs also use the same housing and housing is assigned on a payment basis.  Housing scholarships are available to visiting students. Please email steer@utrgv.edu for more information.

All participants are responsible for travel expenses to and from Harlingen, meals, personal daily expenses and after-hours transportation and personal activities. *The STEER program will NOT take students into Mexico.  Please see travel alert warning below.

Deadline: December 29, 2017
Posted: 3 weeks 3 days ago

Massachusetts Clean Energy

To participate in the program, students must attend, or have recently graduated within the past year from, a Massachusetts college or university, or they must be a Massachusetts resident, with proof of residency, who attended an out-of-state college or university. Students pursuing a master’s degree are eligible for this program, though Ph.D. candidates are not.

While it is ultimately up to employers with whom they end up selecting for an internship, students are encouraged to be proactive and reach out to clean energy employers in their area to let them know about the program and that they would like to intern with them for the session. This will greatly improve their chances of being selected for an internship. We have compiled a map of previously participating clean energy employers in our program to assist in their outreach.

Important Spring 2018 Session Dates
November 15th:
Open enrollment for students begins
January 1st: Spring session begins
January 31st: Deadline for employers to send signed offer letter submissions to MassCEC
May 15th: Spring session ends

To learn more about the company and the position, click here

Deadline: December 29, 2017
Posted: 4 weeks 19 hours ago

Institute for Public Health at Washington University

  • Work in real world public health practice and research environments, including some international sites
  • Gain exposure to top investigators and diverse research topics
  • Receive career counseling and develop professional interests
  • Build a social network with student peers and faculty
  • Receive a $4000 stipend and a free Metrolink transit pass for non-WashU students
  • For students working at an international site, travel to and from St. Louis to the research site will be covered

For more details and to apply, click here

Deadline: February 1, 2018
Posted: 1 month 1 week ago

Jobs

Manatt Health

Manatt Health is seeking highly qualified Consultant(s) to join our growing team. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a nationally recognized healthcare strategy consulting team and work with clients who are passionate about improving healthcare. Key Responsibilities: Consultants will work directly with Manatt Health’s senior leaders and play a key role in the development of business strategy recommendations for our clients. Consultants work on a broad range of substantive areas including: payment and delivery system transformation; healthcare reform implementation; hospital, health system and academic medical center operations/strategy; strategic planning services; Medicaid policy, redesign and innovation; Medicare program elements; health IT strategy; and pharmaceutical market access, coverage and reimbursement strategies. Specific responsibilities include quantitative and qualitative research on health care business and policy issues, presentation creation and design, development of strategic solutions, and assistance with monitoring federal and state health policy actions, health care provider markets, and other emerging healthcare trends. Preferred candidates will have strong analytic skills with demonstrated ability to analyze data to generate descriptive statistics, conduct more complex analyses that address strategy and policy questions, and develop financial pro forms.

Qualifications:
• Master’s degree or equivalent experience in business administration, public health, public administration, public policy, health administration, economics, or health care management from a leading institution.
• 2-4 years of substantive experience in the healthcare industry with demonstrated interest in and enthusiasm for healthcare issues and trends.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a variety of settings and media.
• Strong computer skills, including expert-level knowledge of Word, PowerPoint and Excel.
• A self-starter with the ability to work independently as well as in collaboration with others in a fast-paced environment.

Join the Team: All candidates must apply through our online application portal. Required application materials include a cover letter, transcripts and writing sample (2-3 pages from your academic or work experience where you are the sole author - - examples include policy memo, briefing memo, issue brief, or market/competitive analysis). EEO/AA Employer/Veterans/Disabled *Manatt Health is a wholly owned consulting subsidiary of Manatt, Phelps and Phillips, LLP www.manatt.com

For more information, click here

Deadline: December 29, 2017
Posted: 1 day 23 hours ago

The School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen’s University

The School of Kinesiology and Health Studies at Queen’s University invites applications for a Tenure-track faculty position at the rank of Assistant Professor in Physical Activity Epidemiology, with a primary focus on pediatric populations. The preferred starting date is July 1, 2018.
Candidates must have a completed PhD or equivalent degree in the exercise sciences, public health sciences, or a related field completed at the start date of the appointment. The main criteria for selection are research and teaching excellence in physical activity epidemiology in pediatric populations. Scholars who undertake research on marginalized young people are especially encouraged to apply. The successful candidate will provide evidence of high quality scholarly output that demonstrates potential for independent research leading to peer assessed publications and the securing of external research funding. The successful candidate will have strong potential for outstanding teaching contributions at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Candidates will be able to teach courses in epidemiology and physical activity and health, and have an ongoing commitment to academic and pedagogical excellence in support of the department’s programs. Candidates must provide evidence of an ability to work in a collegial and collaborative manner in an interdisciplinary and student-centred environment. The successful candidate will be required to make substantive contributions through service to the School, the Faculty, the University, and/or the broader community. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.

To learn more about this position, click here

 

Deadline: February 5, 2018
Posted: 2 weeks 20 hours ago

Manatt Health

Manatt is known for quality, for extraordinary commitment to clients, for integrated, relationship-based services, and for a range of capabilities typically found only in boutique firms. We are progressive and entrepreneurial compared to other major firms, and we are deeply committed to diversity, to public service, to involvement in the communities we serve and to excellence in all we do.

We are proud to represent a sophisticated client base in a range of industries, including healthcarefinancial servicesentertainmentmedia and advertisingreal estatetechnologyenergy and natural resourcesconsumer goods and services, and transportation.

Deadline: December 29, 2017
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

ServiceNet

Servicenet is looking for individuals interested in working with people with developmental disabilities. Servicenet offers jobs opportunities up and down the Pioneer Valley.  If you enjoy bringing out the best in people and are up for a challenge and the rewards that come with it, consider joining ServiceNet’s extraordinary residential team. Employees will work in comfortably furnished homes and exemplify the desire to make someone’s life better, as well as a willingness to serve as a role model for our clients and a readiness to assist them in a variety of tasks associated with their daily needs. Jobs may include cooking, cleaning, personal hygiene, transportation, outings and more. Some residents would need your assistance with their daily personal care (bathing, dressing, and eating); while others might join you in preparing dinner, doing the laundry, or tidying up. You’d drive residents to medical appointments, on errands, and out to social events. In the home, you might play games, work on projects or in the garden. You’d complete daily reports about residents’ progress and would help assure their safety around the clock.

For a full list of job postings, click here

Deadline: December 29, 2017
Posted: 3 months 1 week ago

EPIC Systems Co.

As a Software Tester on our Quality Assurance (QA) team at Epic, you'll play a critical role in ensuring that our software lives up to its world-class reputation. These detail-oriented perfectionists test our software from a medical professional's perspective to make sure it's efficient and intuitive. As a part of our testing team, you'll use your creativity to push our software to the limit. First we use it right, and then we use it wrong. Thinking outside the box, you'll work side by side with our developers to create high quality healthcare software. Kick your career into high gear - break our code. You bring your intelligence, creativity and curiosity; we'll teach you the rest.

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Deadline: December 18, 2017
Posted: 3 months 2 weeks ago

EPIC Systems Co.

As a Project Manager on our Implementation Services (IS) team, you'll work side by side with our customers to install our software, help them to lead and manage change, and ultimately transform the way they provide healthcare for about 57% of Americans. Project managers develop creative strategies to achieve a common end goal while collaborating with smart and innovative colleagues from all roles. Customers will see you as the face of Epic, and you'll form long-lasting relationships with your teams. No two days are the same - you'll never stop learning and growing. You'll have the autonomy to make important decisions while receiving support and guidance along the way. You bring your intelligence, creativity and curiosity; we'll teach you the rest.

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Deadline: December 18, 2017
Posted: 3 months 2 weeks ago

Fellowships

ASPPH/NHTSA

The ASPPH/NHTSA Public Health Fellowship, a collaborative effort between the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH) and the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT), National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), is a unique training opportunity offered to graduates of accredited schools and programs of public health. The selected fellow(s) will work with national experts in injury prevention and motor vehicle and highway safety issues to examine the causes and etiology of motor vehicle crashes and injuries.

NHTSA´s mission is to save lives, prevent injuries and reduce economic costs due to road traffic crashes, through education, research, safety standards and enforcement activity. The agency develops, promotes and implements effective educational, engineering, and enforcement programs to prevent injuries and deaths and reduce economic costs associated with the nation’s roadways. NHTSA provides leadership to the motor vehicle and highway safety community through the development of innovative approaches to preventing roadway crashes and resulting deaths and injuries. NHTSA spearheads innovative research and data analysis critical to motor vehicle and highway safety and leads the nation by setting the motor vehicle and highway safety agenda.

Read the full fellowship program description, including application instructions, here.

Deadline: February 9, 2018
Posted: 6 days 22 hours ago

CSTE/CDC/ASPPH

The Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE), in close collaboration with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH), and the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA) support this fellowship to train recent graduates in the expanding field of applied epidemiology.

The Fellowship is designed for recent or impending master’s or doctoral-level graduates in epidemiology or a related field who are interested in the practice of public health at the state or local level. While the program provides rigorous training for its participants, it is also designed with flexibility in order to meet the particular interests of the fellow. Fellows are matched to a state health department for a two-year fellowship position based on program area of interest.

Read the full fellowship program description, including application instructions, here.

Deadline: January 12, 2018
Posted: 6 days 22 hours ago

ASPPH/CDC

The ASPPH/CDC Public Health Fellowship Program was established in 1995. Its goal is to address emerging needs of public health, and to provide leadership and professional opportunities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for students and graduate students of ASPPH member graduate schools and programs of public health. The fellowships are from one to two years in duration, depending on the needs of CDC and the fellow. The Fellowship Program was established to strengthen the relationship between the academic public health community and public health practice agencies. The types of fellowships will vary according to specific areas of research or training within CDC´s Centers/Institutes/Offices (CIOs).

The fellowship program is sponsored cooperatively by ASPPH and CDC, to provide leadership training in public health and prevention practice, informatics and policy. 

Read a full description of the fellowship program, including application instructions, here.

Deadline: February 2, 2018
Posted: 6 days 22 hours ago

The Wisconsin Population Health Service

Applicants should have:

  • A master's or doctoral degree in public health or an allied discipline at the time of appointment
  • Relevant work experience in public health or related field
  • Demonstrated interest in community service or community based research
  • US citizenship or be a foreign national with US permanent resident status

The Wisconsin Population Health Service Fellowship is committed to building and maintaining diversity. People of color, LGBTQ-identified individuals, and individuals interested in working in rural communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary: Competitive salary with health insurance and excellent salary-related benefits

Term of appointment: Two years, July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2020

 

For additional information on the Fellowship Program and to apply, please visit:http://www.wiphfellowship.org/apply/

Deadline: January 2, 2018
Posted: 3 weeks 1 day ago

Wisconsin Population Health Service

Applicants should have:

  • A master's or doctoral degree in public health or an allied discipline at the time of appointment
  • Relevant work experience in public health or related field
  • Demonstrated interest in community service or community based research
  • US citizenship or be a foreign national with US permanent resident status

The Wisconsin Population Health Service Fellowship is committed to building and maintaining diversity. People of color, LGBTQ-identified individuals, and individuals interested in working in rural communities are strongly encouraged to apply.

Salary: Competitive salary with health insurance and excellent salary-related benefits

Term of appointment: Two years, July 1, 2018 - June 30, 2020

For additional information on the Fellowship Program and to apply, please visit: http://www.wiphfellowship.org/apply/

Deadline: December 16, 2017
Posted: 2 months 1 week ago

UCSF Center for Tobacco Control Research & Education

The purpose of the fellowship is:

  • To prepare individuals from a wide variety of backgrounds in medical, biological, social, behavioral, and policy sciences to join the next generation of academic leaders in tobacco control.
  • Upon completion of training, fellows will be well positioned to be active participants in crucial policy debates about the future development and implementation of tobacco control interventions. 

The fellowship supports two years of postdoctoral training in all aspects of tobacco control research:

  • Our program stresses the skills needed to conduct research in diverse, collaborative transdisciplinary settings. 
  • We emphasize leadership in catalyzing the integration of multiple disciplines and translating science to policy and clinical practice. 
  • Postdoctoral fellows will have exposure to diverse training, including both didactic coursework and individualized mentoring to build a personalized research program. 

For more information and how to apply, click here

Deadline: January 24, 2018
Posted: 3 months 4 days ago

Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

The Vanderbilt Training Program in the Molecular and Genetic Epidemiology of Cancer (Vanderbilt MAGEC) is currently accepting applications for postdoctoral fellowships. The fellowship is an individualized didactic training program, tailored to complement the trainee’s background, and includes both core and elective coursework, a multi-disciplinary mentoring team, rotations in the Vanderbilt Molecular Epidemiology Lab and Survey Research Shared Resource, and the conduct of a research project. The fellowship culminates in the submission of a grant proposal to the National Institutes of Health. The goal of the program is to assist fellows in launching an independent career in epidemiological research.

The MAGEC program is specifically designed for:

  • PhDs in epidemiology or genetics who have an interest in cancer research
  • MDs who have an MPH degree or working experience in epidemiology

Under-represented minorities and individuals with disabilities are especially encouraged to apply. Per NIH requirements for the funding of this grant, candidates must be US citizens or permanent residents.

Please visit the MAGEC website for more information or to apply (acceptance ongoing). 

Deadline: July 5, 2018
Posted: 5 months 1 week ago