Category Archives: Public Health

New Undergraduate Public Health & Global Health Education Network

ASPPH announces the expansion of the Undergraduate Public Health and Global Health Education Network (Network) on ASPPH.org. The Network is devoted to advancing undergraduate public health and global health education. The online expansion was designed to increase capabilities for learning, sharing and interacting, … Continue reading

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Job Opportunity in Healthcare, Patient Advocacy

Troelsen & Price, Inc. is looking for pre-med/pre-health/public health students based in metropolitan cities throughout the United States who would be interested in a part-time opportunity working as an independent contractor for a global healthcare provider. Troelsen & Price, Inc. is … Continue reading

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Work Study Opportunity @ Harborview Hospital

Project ECHO (EXTENSION FOR COMMUNITY HEALTH OUTCOMES) Work Study Position Available Now! GREAT OPPORTUNITY AT HARBORVIEW FOR STUDENTS INTERESTED IN PUBLIC HEALTH, NURSING, OR BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES This position will assist with information processing and management. Duties range from routine photocopying, … Continue reading

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Incarcerating America: Impacts of Mass Incarceration on Individual & Community Health

SOC 401 Incarcerating America: Impacts of Mass Incarceration on Individual and Community Health  Full-term 5cr, T/Th 1:30-3:50, SWS 230 SLN: 14513 The goal of this course is to examine the impact of incarceration on the health of prisoners and individuals post-release as well … Continue reading

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Operation Smile accepting officer applications through 5/16

The UW Chapter of Operation Smile is currently accepting OFFICER APPLICATIONS for the year 2016-2017! They are a club on campus that are devoted to raising awareness of children born with cleft lip/palate, but are unable to obtain surgical access in … Continue reading

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Meet a quiet hero of health care in Seattle’s Central District: Dr. Benjamin Danielson

With Dr. Benjamin Danielson as medical director, Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic connects patients to resources to tackle the roots of health problems. http://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/meet-a-quiet-hero-of-health-care-in-seattles-central-district-dr-benjamin-danielson/

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Health For America — Fellowship Applications due 2/29

Health for America is a nonprofit organization which empowers young professionals to create solutions to improve the lives of people living with chronic disease. It funds the Health for America Fellowship, a yearlong venture where young professionals immerse themselves in … Continue reading

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Pre-Health Mentoring Class for Winter 2016

Attention, Pre-Health Juniors & Seniors! It’s Not Too Late to Gain Experience and Make a Difference This Quarter   Be a Tutor-Mentor: EDUC 401 F & G UW’s Academic Support Programs is partnering with SMDEP (Summer Medical and Dental Education … Continue reading

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Environmental Health major – applications due January 22, 2016

Applications for the Environmental Health major are due:  Friday, January 22, 2016

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Medicare for All: National Day of Action

    #TenOne Medicare for All National Day of Action Thursday, October 1, 8pm to 9pm, Red Square at UW We will be joining Students for a National Health Program chapters around the country with this event. From 8pm to … Continue reading

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Volunteer/Education Opportunity in Rural Alaska for Students in Many Pre-Health Fields

The Alaska Area Health Education Centers (AHEC) program requests your assistance in sharing a brand new and exciting interdisciplinary opportunity with your students. The Rural Immersion Institute of the North (RIIN) program is designed to expose pre-professional health majors to … Continue reading

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Undergraduate Research Experiences in Environmental Health

SURE-EH Announcement “If you want to learn about the health of a population, look at the air they breathe, the water they drink, and the places where they live.” – Hippocrates, the Father of Medicine You read about environmental health … Continue reading

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AMSA (American Medical Student Association)

AMSA has the following opportunities and events available to pre-health students. As a reminder, all AMSA programs and events are open to all pre-health students, medical students, and students in any health professions program, including both AMSA members and non-members. … Continue reading

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2015 Summer Career Fair, Wednesday, June 24

Many health-related employers will be there. Bring your resume and wear your interview clothes! 2015 SUMMER CAREER FAIR Wednesday, June 24th 2:00-6:00pm HUB South Ballroom The Details All UW students & alumni from all 3 campuses can attend Dress code … Continue reading

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Public Meetings: Physicians for a National Health Program

Saturday, March 28: 7:00pm Kane Hall, Room 120 University of Washington, Seattle 98195 Physicians for a National Health Program of Western Washington will host their 10th Annual Public Meeting, “Grassroots Organizing for Health and Social Justice.” We are honored to … Continue reading

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