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Internship

Amherst Pediatrics

Background of Amherst Pediatrics and PPOC:

Amherst Pediatrics is a well-known private practice located in Western Massachusetts. Our practice consists of 5 providers with clinical and administrative support staff. We care for children from birth through young adulthood. Our mission is to promote health through education and well patient visits in addition to providing our patients with care during illness. As members of the Pediatric Physician’s Organization of Children’s (PPOC), we enhance our ability to deliver the highest quality of care to children and their families as well as strive to improve professional satisfaction and operational effectiveness.

Background of the Internship:

Amherst Pediatrics is currently seeking a candidate for a paid internship. The intern will work with staff in areas related to process improvement, patient centered medical home, patient outreach and patient safety. The intern will work closely with a mentor and gain first-hand knowledge of how education in the classroom is translated and implemented in the health care field. Key areas of development will include process improvement, organizational strategy, and operations management. The internship will take place during our office hours Monday through Friday. It may include some early evenings or weekends. The salary will be $12.00/hour. 

Priority given to entering Sophomores and Juniors. The position will remain open until filled.

To apply: Send a cover letter and resume to: mail@amherstpediatrics.net

Deadline: September 13, 2019
Posted: 6 days 8 hours ago

NASA Johnson Space Center

Description: The successful applicant(s) will support the Human Physiology, Performance, Protection & Operations (H-3PO) Laboratory on one or more projects in the field of kinesiology, exercise science, motor control and/or biomechanics. Projects may relate to exercise countermeasures onboard the International Space Station and/or future exercise countermeasures for exploration missions. Specific internship tasks and functions will be matched to the capabilities and interests of the successful applicant(s).

Computer/Software Skills: Microsoft Office skills required. Familiarity or experience with R, Matlab, Python and/or other programming languages is desired.

Technical Skills: Laboratory experience with human subjects including physiological data collection is desired.

Other Skills: The ability to work as part of a diverse, multi-disciplinary, high-performing and exciting team is essential!

Academic Level(s): College Sophomore;College Junior;College Senior;Master's;Doctorate

Deadline: August 30, 2019
Posted: 1 month 3 weeks ago

Jobs

Epic

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. More than just important work.

Epic is located in Madison, Wisconsin, a city regularly ranked as one of America's best places to live. Epic's environment is one of continuous learning; you'll have access to opportunities to expand your skill set and share your knowledge with others. We offer comprehensive benefits to keep you healthy and happy as you grow in your life and career, and your merit-based compensation will reflect the impact your work has on the company and our customers. You'll also be eligible for annual raises and bonuses, as well as stock grants, which give you an even greater stake in the success of Epic and our customers. Epic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (W/M/Vets/Disability) employer. Please see our full non-discrimination statement at https://careers.epic.com/EEO. 

  • Bachelor's degree or greater (any major)
  • A history of academic or professional success
  • Eligible to work in the U.S. without visa sponsorship
  • Relocation to the Madison, WI area (reimbursed)

Learn more here.

Deadline: August 30, 2019
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago

Epic

As a Project Manager, you'll help customers implement our software, which today impacts the lives of 75% of Americans and 250 million patients around the world. Traveling to national and international healthcare organizations, you'll apply your intelligence and leadership skills to collaborate with customer teams and colleagues, design intuitive systems, and own the success of newcomers to the Epic community. You'll have a high level of responsibility from the outset, and we'll give you autonomy to make important decisions and provide support and guidance along the way. No software experience required. We'll teach you what you need to know; just bring your brain, your curiosity, and your drive.

Manage projects at the most innovative health systems on the planet.

All the Top 20 health systems in the U.S. News and World Report are Epic customers. Our community includes major systems like the Mayo Clinic, Johns Hopkins, Cleveland Clinic, and Kaiser Permanente, as well as leading academic medical centers at the University of Wisconsin, University of Michigan, University of California, University of Texas, The Ohio State University, and many more.

Work in your own office, eat delicious food, and travel the world.

We don't believe in cubicles. (Well, we believe they exist, but...) You will work in an individual office that will heighten your ability to get stuff done. For lunch, visit King's Cross or Cassiopeia for a wide array of meal options, or go to one of our smaller, themed bistros, feature wood-rotisserie, pan-Asian, and Latin-inspired cuisine. All meals are restaurant-quality but cost only a few dollars, and they're prepared by a team comprised of kitchen talent from restaurants around the country. And, after five years here, you'll earn a four-week sabbatical anywhere in the world. Staff have kayaked in Patagonia, attended a Beyoncé concert in Ireland, built a library in Tanzania, and run a marathon in Antarctica.

Live affordably in a city known for its rising tech talent.

Epic is located just outside Madison, Wisconsin the second fastest growing market for tech talent in the United States and home to the state capital and the University of Wisconsin. Madison, a city surrounded by water, has received accolades for being the greenest city in America (NerdWallet), the best city of renters (SmartAsset), and the fittest city in America (Fitbit), and it has the highest concentration of millennial talent in the country (Inc.).

More than just important work.

We offer comprehensive benefits to keep you healthy and happy as you grow in your life and career, and your merit-based compensation will reflect the impact your work has on the company and our customers. You'll also be eligible for annual raises and bonuses, as well as stock grants, which give you an even greater stake in the success of Epic and our customers. Epic is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (W/M/Vets/Disability) employer. Please see our full non-discrimination statement at https://careers.epic.com/EEO.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree or greater (any major)
  • A history of academic and professional success
  • Willingness to travel 50-75%
  • Eligible to work in the United States without visa sponsorship
  • Relocation to the Madison, WI area (reimbursed)

Learn more here.

Deadline: August 30, 2019
Posted: 2 months 2 weeks ago

Scholarships

SolutionInn

Eligibility: Candidate must be U.S citizen or resident enrolled as a student in U.S. Candidate must either be an incoming college freshman for the current academic semester or a current undergraduate of any accredited two or four-year college or university. Candidate must be enrolled at an accredited U.S. university. Candidate must be maintaining a CGPA of at least 2.50.

Application Instructions: Write an essay 800-1000 words answering the following questions. How is obesity defined? What are the possible causes of obesity? How can obesity in America be prevented? There is no application fee or other fees for this scholarship to apply. Write your essay in PDF, WORD or TEXT file on the topic asked above. All essays must be written in English. Fill in the form, provide all the information asked and submit your essay.

Amount: $1,000

Application: https://www.solutioninn.com/scholarships/preventing-obesity-in-usa

Deadline: September 30, 2019
Posted: 8 months 3 weeks ago