Maternal Child Health Bureau
Interdisciplinary Training Program for graduate level trainees
What interests you?
What pulls you to your work?
Where do you want to affect change in the life of a child?
Do you want to:
- Help families better care for their children with chronic illnesses when they are at home?
- Create a way to make health care more family-friendly for children and their families?
- Create a way for providers to understand cultural differences of the families they work with?
- Create a wat for there to be a more family-centered approach to health care for children?
- Create a greater understanding of the needs of newborns with regard to nutrition and well-being for providers and families?
- Be a voice for those who can't speak for themselves or are too little to know how?
How will you lead the way?
The Pediatric Pulmonary
Center at the University of Washington offers traineeships to individuals
who have the potential for leadership. In keeping with the priorities
of Healthy People 2010 objectives to increase minority representation
in the health professions, minority students are especially encouraged
to apply for traineeships. Each potential trainee will be asked to meet
with PPC faculty as part of the selection process.
and objectives for PPC trainees
of Washington Maternal Child Health Bureau Leadership Training Consortium
Trainee Core Curriculum
Information: (click on your discipline to view application