Internships and Jobs

Operations Intern-Ready Responders

What You’ll Do
  • Assist Managers in day-to-day coordination and management of operational activities
  • QA and reconcile reporting to ensure accuracy
  • Help in coordination of team meetings, setting agendas and booking conference rooms
  • Assist in preparing materials and resources for employees
  • Engage in meaningful relationships with management, including open discussion, honest feedback, and a strong support system

Media and Outreach Administrative Intern- Eden House 

The Media and Outreach Intern is responsible for managing all social media and external media accounts and contacts associated with Eden Hose. Individual will be responsible for researching and posting relevant and interesting articles related to Eden House, the population we serve, and our mission on social media. Intern will also be responsible for contacting media sources with events or interviews to publish in various mediums. As needed, this intern will be tasked with updating and designing any brochures, fact sheets, reports, etc. for distribution to service providers, donors, and guests of Eden House. Intern may be responsible for attending outreach events at fairs or assisting our Executive Director at speaking events. Find out more on website here

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Administrative Intern- Eden House 

The Administrative Intern is responsible for various administrative tasks that arise on a daily and weekly basis at Eden House. Some of these tasks will be regular such as newsletter monitoring for conferences and workshops, biweekly tour preparation and follow up (photocopying, video display, collecting tour cards, inputting information received on tours, tour attendee follow up, etc), and general work in our database. Other tasks will be more sporadic in nature such as various project preparation, especially regarding conferences and/or speaking events as well as various errands.  This position may also be responsible for some research projects and preparing reports on the results of those projects. Find out more on website here

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Development Intern- Eden House 

The Development Intern will support the Executive Director in organizing and implementing a fundraising or marketing campaign.  The Intern will participate in all major activities related to fundraising and marketing, including information gathering and research of potential funders and funding organizations, the creation of materials and messaging, organizing focus groups, soliciting donors, communicating with vendors and donors, and training interns. Find out more on website here

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Resident Support Intern- Eden House 

The Resident Support Intern is responsible for assisting the Program Staff with various resident needs.  This may involve driving or accompanying residents to their various appointments and supporting them while there.  Based on the residents’ needs and interests, the Intern will also research and prepare possible activity calendars and create programming for the residents to participate in (wellness, healthy shopping/eating, gardening, etc).  The Intern will also help the program staff with administrative responsibilities, such as the weekly phone log, record filings, and reports.  Find out more on website here

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Development Specialist, American Red Cross Louisiana

Deadline: November 30

Understands and utilizes multiple data and reporting systems to access data and reports to support the development team. Coordinates gift processing for the region and ensures gift processing procedures are followed and understood which can include collaborating with the business operations ensure accurate execution of check processing and bundling procedures. Reviews gift reports to identify needed gift adjustments and/or gift linking requests to support accuracy of regional revenue and fundraiser credit per the national credit guidelines. Coordinates data hygiene updates to support the quality of data in the CRM and other data systems including creating new accounts, requesting account merges and making other needed updates in the CRM and/or requesting updates through submission of data support cases.  Supports portfolio updates in CRM by transferring accounts/contacts to the appropriate relationship manager as determined by regional leadership. Ensures portfolios are reflected in CRM per the approved portfolio for each role as defined by regional and divisional leadership. Inactivate and add new accounts in Salesforce as directed by regional leadership. Understands and analyzes key national reports.  Assists regional leadership in analyzing regional activity and performance. Provides data to regional development leadership to support operational reviews and other initiatives as directed. Monitors upcoming and past due solicitations and gifts and proactively shares information to regional development team to ensure data is updated appropriately. Utilizes the CRM (Salesforce FRF) platform to support fundraising leadership and field fundraisers. Assists with onboarding of new fundraisers in the region and serves as the primary systems trainer for new hires. Educates the users on new functionality and/or changes in the CRM. Provides ongoing training to regional development team on CRM and other development data systems/reports. Serves as the liaison to key national contacts for the CRM, other data systems, gift processing and research through a relationship with the national Data Manager assigned to region and other national contacts as needed. Supports tracking large budgeted monthly gifts, as reflected in the revenue budget to support regional forecasting. Support volunteers who perform data entry and data-related projects for regional development team. Find out more on the website: Here

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Buisness Analyst, Ochsner Health Network

Deadline: November 23

This job, under moderate supervision, provides business analysis and operations support to the particular area of the business they support. Responsible for maintenance and accuracy of key provider and network data, including but not limited to, provider, practice, and payor roster updates. Elicits and documents stakeholder requirements and communicates to business and technical teams. Creates and enforces data governance standards. Serves as a liaison between OHN, payors, and CIN Partners. Supports network stakeholders in utilizing software and tools through sharing of best practices and training. Responds to ad hoc reporting, analysis, and project support requests and answers questions from users and business stakeholders. Find out more on the website: Here

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Health Policy Content Writer – Avalere

Avalere Health is a strategic advisory company whose core purpose is to create innovative solutions to complex healthcare problems. Based in Washington, DC, the firm delivers actionable insights, product solutions, and custom analytics for leaders in healthcare business and policy.

The primary responsibility of the Health Policy Content Writer is to track policy developments and trends relevant to client interests and create content for our Policy 360 product. Content spans a broad range of healthcare issues, including federal legislative activity, Medicare coverage and payment policies, the shift to value-based care, and reimbursement and financing of new medicines. Interested candidates should have demonstrated interest in healthcare policy, be able to meet quick turnaround deadlines, and have a broad interest in policy content at the federal level. While not required, a background in federal legislative and regulatory processes and Medicare payment systems is strongly preferred. Find out more on the website: Here

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Duke Global Policy in Geneva Fellows Program 

Deadline: November 18, 2019

The Duke Global Policy (DGP) Program in Geneva, Switzerland | Webinar: October 25th @12pm EST – details below
Overview: The DGP Program connects students with highly-competitive international summer internship opportunities while providing access to top-policy practitioners and experts through a 3.0 credit applied learning course (also available through our course-only program). The Program is ideal for students interested in public policy, global health, sustainable development, environmental policy, humanitarian action, and multilateralism. Students typically intern at United Nations agencies (i.e. WHO, WTO, etc.) or certain large Geneva-based non-profits. Candidates should be highly motivated, and possess strong research and writing skills. Find out more on the website: https://sanford.duke.edu/academics/special-programs/geneva-program

National Envrionment Public Health Internship Program

NEHA is offering an internship program for environmental health students for summer 2020. The purpose of this internship is to allow students to gain a firsthand perspective on the day-to-day responsibilities of environmental health professionals, make invaluable connections with those working in the field, and encourage students to consider careers working in local, state, or tribal environmental health departments following graduation.
Thanks to funding from CDC, the program will support environmental health student internships and provide a base stipend of $6,000 for undergraduate and $8000 for a 10-week internship through NEHA to cover lodging, food, and incidental expenses. Find out more on the website: https://www.neha.org/professional-development/students/internships

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HPV Coordinator -Acadiana Cares 

Acadiana CARES, in conjunction with the Louisiana Office of Public Health, Immunization Program is currently seeking an individual to work with the program to improve HPV immunization rates and raise awareness of HPV in areas across the State of Louisiana. This position is based in New Orleans, and travels to various parts of the state. The incumbent meets with healthcare providers to initiate quality improvement approaches that increase HPV immunization rates and disease control objectives. He/she also reaches out to schools, and universities as well as local and state civic groups and private organizations to solicit their cooperation and support for the Immunization program activities. An integral part of this person’s responsibility is to promote assessment, feedback, and information exchange among all vaccine providers. Find out more on the website: Here

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CDC Quarantine Public Health Preparedness and Response Fellowship

Deadline: October 21, 2019 pm Eastern Time Zone

A research opportunity is currently available with the Quarantine and Border Health Services Branch (QBHSB), Division of Global Mitigation and Quarantine (DGMQ), within the National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The selected participant will be placed in a CDC Quarantine Station field location under the mentorship of an on-site Quarantine Medical Officer.
The participant will be provided with educational opportunities involving the protection of the US from global disease threats. The participant will receive training on: 1) the introduction and spread of communicable diseases; 2) federal, state, territorial, and industry partnerships; 3) public health regulations; and 4) public health at international borders. The participant will increase analytical skills and critical thinking while learning about communicable diseases impacting globally mobile populations and receiving training on public health policy.
The participant will learn about Public Health Service laws, regulations, policies and procedures applicable to the control of communicable diseases relating to the international and interstate movements of persons, personal effects, animals and cargo. As part of their on-going learning program, the participant will be asked to engage with both scientific and programmatic staff at CDC, partners across the federal government, and state and local public health officials and preparedness programs to enhance this educational experience. Fine out more on the website: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/CDC-DGMQ-2019-0211
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Infectious Disease Internship- Spring 2020-Louisiana Department of Health

IDEpi seeks students that will work closely with the staffed epidemiologists to study
and analyze the distribution of infectious diseases in Louisiana. IDEpi collects and maintains statistics on infectious diseases in Louisiana, investigates outbreaks of diseases, and provides consultation to healthcare providers, other agencies, and the general public on the prevention of infectious diseases.
To apply: Please submit the Infectious Disease Internship Program Application (found in Handshake – Career Center – Resources) and curriculum vitae to the Program Coordinator, Julius Tonzel, at julius.tonzel@la.gov from a university email address. If you have any issues finding the application, contact Abby Lukens at alukens@tulane.edu. Find out more on the website: https://tulane.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3140254/share_preview
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Title V Maternal and Child Health Program Coordinator (SPHTM)-Louisiana Department of Health

The Office of Public Health (OPH) – Bureau of Family Health (BFH), through Southeast Louisiana Area Health Education Center, is seeking to fill a full-time contract position as Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Program Coordinator. This contract position includes a comprehensive benefits package. This position will report directly to the Title V Strategy Manager. We desire an employee who is extremely organized and meticulous with details and possesses excellent interpersonal skills to join our team. The Title V MCH Program Coordinator will assist the Title V Strategy Manager with the facilitation of the comprehensive 5-year needs assessment and ongoing needs assessment activities, the implementation of the state action plan, monitoring key performance and outcome measures, and the timely completion of the MCH Block Grant Application/Annual Report. This federal block grant is awarded to states to improve the health and well-being of mothers, infants, children and youth, including children and youth with special health care needs and their families. Find out more on the website: https://tulane.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3150098/share_preview

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Senior Impact Specialist (SPHTM)- Propeller 

Deadline: November 15, 2019

The (Senior) Impact Specialist will be responsible for the conceptualization and implementation of evaluation systems, ensuring Propeller can accurately, efficiently, and ethically gather and distribute data. The (Senior) Impact Specialist coordinates the execution and refinement of Propeller’s monitoring and evaluation plan, supporting the programs team in the collection of high-quality data in order to effectively report on our impact as an organization and evaluate the success and opportunities for improvement. The (Senior) Impact Specialist will also be responsible for curating our data collection systems and reporting on our impact both internally and externally. This person will report to the Senior Director of Impact and Operations. Find more detail on the website: http://gopropeller.org/support/jobs/#SIS

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CDC Influenza Vaccine and Viral Evaluation Fellowship 

Deadline: November 15, 2019, by 3 pm Eastern Time Zone

Two research opportunities are currently available within the Influenza Division (ID), Virology, Surveillance and Diagnosis Branch, of the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The Molecular Epidemiology Team (MET) within the Virology, Surveillance and Diagnosis Branch conducts comprehensive characterization of influenza viruses, including antigenic and antiviral susceptibility analyses. The MET conducts research studies on the mechanisms of antigenic drift of seasonal and zoonotic influenza viruses, with emphasis on neuraminidase and on the mechanisms of antiviral resistance. A multidisciplinary approach is applied using genetics, virology, molecular biology, biochemistry, epidemiology and bioinformatics.
The selected participant will be involved with research and development efforts to improve the current knowledge of the mechanisms of antigenic drift in the neuraminidase, the selection of vaccine candidates, and evaluation of neuraminidase properties in various influenza vaccines. The research studies are to be conducted on seasonal and zoonotic influenza viruses to improve public health countermeasures and pandemic preparedness.  Find more details on the website: https://www.zintellect.com/Opportunity/Details/CDC-ID-2019-0224

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Critical Language Scholarship

Deadline: November 19, 2019, by 8:00 pm

We are pleased to announce that the application for the 2020 Critical Language Scholarship (CLS) Program is now open! American undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to apply now to learn a critical foreign language next summer on a fully-funded study abroad program.

The CLS Program is an intensive overseas language and cultural immersion program for American students enrolled at U.S. colleges and universities. Students spend eight to ten weeks abroad studying one of 15 critical languages. The program includes intensive language instruction and structured cultural enrichment experiences designed to promote rapid language gains.

CLS, a program of the U.S. Department of State, is part of a wider government initiative to expand the number of Americans studying and mastering foreign languages that are critical to national security and economic prosperity. CLS plays an important role in preparing students for the 21st century’s globalized workforce and increasing national competitiveness. Find more details on website: https://clscholarship.org/news/2019/announcing-the-2020-cls-application-now-open

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MedServe

MedServe, a 2-year service-learning fellowship for recent graduates interested in health careers, especially pre-med and pre-PA students. MedServe is recruiting its 5th class of Fellows and we would appreciate your help sharing our program with students at your school who may be interested in the Fellowship.
MedServe places future healthcare professionals in “rock star” primary care clinics across rural and other medically underserved communities in North Carolina. Fellows work in both a clinical role (e.g. as a medical assistant) and community role (e.g. as a health coach). We currently have 51 Fellows serving across the state. Find more details on our website: www.med-serve.org
Our Early Bird application opens today, October 1, 2019, and is available on our website!
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Public Halth In Columbia: Acadmic Summer Program 
The 2020 Public Health in Columbia course will be taught at Universidad de Los Andes, in Bogota, Columbia. Run as a partnership between the school of Government and the School of Medicine, the course will provide students with a unique opportunity to explore the post-conflict situation in Columbia, and learn about the healthcare system and access to healthcare provision within the country.
A Full Scholarship is available to the value of $3,900 USD, as well as several smaller travel bursaries. Applications for the 2020 Public Health Scholarship are open until Friday December 13, 2019 12 PM CST. The final selection will be made by an academic board from Universidad de Los Andes. Red Tree Study will announce the scholarship recipients on or before Friday January 24, 2020.
Students will work with communities affected by the conflict, as well as hearing from internal and external refugees to discuss their specific public health needs and challenges, and to design appropriate solutions. Find out more details on the website http://www.redtreestudy.com/publichealth/
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Public Policy and International Affairs Summer Program (PPA)

Deadline: November 1, 2019

Multiple Locations 

The PPIA Junior Summer Institute (JSI) Fellowship Program is a rigorous academic graduate-level preparation program for undergraduate juniors committed to public service careers.

This fully-funded opportunity equips fellows with the knowledge and skills they will need to succeed in graduate school and ultimately, in influential roles serving the public good. Once a student has successfully completed their JSI, they join an alumni network of more than 4,000 leaders. In addition to the opportunities that this network provides for mentoring and career development, our alumni network has the opportunity to receive financial support for their graduate school education if they attend one of the programs in our Graduate School Consortium. Find out more here

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Association of Public Health Laboratories Infectious Disease Intern
Deadline: December  1, 2019
 
Location: Silver Spring, Maryland 

APHL seeks two, highly motivated interns for work with the Infectious Disease program. The Intern within the Infectious Diseases (ID) Program will be responsible for providing administrative and coordination support to the Infectious Diseases team, as well as for working with an assigned staff mentor to pursue independent, short-term projects. The intern will handle multiple assignments, both in a support role as well as independently. Find out more here

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Public Health Institute Health Research Intern

Deadline: January 1, 2020 

Location: Oakland, California 

The Center for Connected Health Policy is hiring an Intern for a 3-month limited-term position.
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
• Research for new studies that fall into the above categories; critical analysis of telehealth studies found; categorization of research studies previously found by CCHP; assist in the design and construction of Telehealth policy research catalog; creation of a PowerPoint presentation that speaks to the research catalog project.
• Perform other duties as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications
• Currently enrolled in a Undergraduate program (Junior or above) or Graduate Degree Program
• Interest and Background in Research
• Health Policy and/or Healthcare knowledge
• Familiarity with publication databases
• Critical analysis skills
• Excellent writing and communication skills
• Familiarity with Adobe Illustrator and/or Publisher.
• Attention to detail
Please click here to learn more and apply
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Cigna Managed Care Rotational Program(MCRP) 

This two-year program is a phenomenal opportunity for recent grads/those graduating in May 2020 (either undergrad or masters) who are seeking cross-functional business experience in the healthcare sector.
The MCRP experience consists of 3-4 rotations (6-10 months each) across Cigna’s Government Business Segment – think Medicare Advantage, supplemental plans, individual/family plans on the exchange, etc. The program has professional development programming, mentorship, and networking opportunities with senior leadership across the organization.
Please click here to learn more and apply!
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Summer Internship and December Grad Opportunities 

Associate at Consulting Firm – Dec. 2019 Grads, Health Care Program Advisors, Marietta, GA,  Deadline: September 20th

Healthcare Management Program Internship – Summer 2020, Northwell Health, Various Locations in NY,  Deadline: November 11th 

Healthcare Innovation Internship, Ohana Health, Various Locations, Deadline: December 27th 

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NOLA Ready Volunteer and Intern Opportunities
Interested in doing more to help your community? We’ve got lots of opportunities for volunteers with a range of skills.

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Intern Position with the Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition

Looking for someone to assist with administrative work for the Louisiana Breastfeeding Coalition’s Workplace Breastfeeding Support Program.

Specifics

  • Must be available for approximately 4 hours per week, but the timing is flexible, and the work can be done at home.
  • Pay is $12/hour
  • Needs to be able to communicate clearly verbally and in writing, and pay attention to detail
  • Must have a computer, as the work includes using Excel and Access
  • Access to transportation for occasional meetings about 10 minutes from campus is preferred

If interested, Please contact Caitrin Alb at caitrinalb@gmail.com with your name, year at Tulane, major, and a sentence about why your are interested.

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Scholarship Opportunities

LOUISIANA BROWNFIELDS ASSOCIATION – Scholarship funds to attend the Conference in Los Angeles in December

Application Deadline: September 30

The LBA Scholarship is available to all students actively enrolled in undergraduate, graduate, or job-training programs in an environmental or related field in the state of Louisiana. This award is intended for individuals who are planning a career in the environmental industry to be used for attendance at an industry-related conference or training opportunity with the intention of introducing the successful scholarship recipient to industry professionals and career options. More information is available here.

Jim Mintz Memorial Conference Scholarship Application

Application Deadline: Sunday, September 1, 2019

Social Marketing Association of North America is accepting applications for the 2019 North American Social Marketing Conference taking place in Ottawa, Canada October 1-2. Scholarship application is here; conference information is here.

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Summer Internship Opportunity with Sankofa

**Can be used for Capstone Credit**

Internship dates: May 2019- August 2019

Hours per week: 15-20 

Purpose: The purpose of this internship is to assist Community Health Ambassadors and Sankofa staff to coordinate the expansion of the Healthy HeartBeats program while fostering community ownership and sustainability. This position will entail research on nutrition information for healthy cooking classes, planning and operations of Healthy HeartBeats nutrition education and healthy cooking classes, and assistance with operations of Fresh Stop Markets and Mobile Markets. Individuals interested in public health program coordination and management are invited to apply.

Supervisor: Siyu Zhen, MPH, Programs Associate

Siyu Zhen graduated from Tulane University with an MPH in Epidemiology Program. She currently operates the planning and evaluation of the Healthy Heartbeats program.

Transportation: Car is required. Student will be working at 5200 Dauphine St. and at partner sites.

To apply:

Email a resume and cover letter to apply@sankofanola.org stating why you are interested in the position, what you would like to contribute to and learn from the program, and your career goals.

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Taylor Student Employment Opportunities 2019-2020

Application Deadline: Sunday, May 19, 2019
The Taylor Center is hiring undergraduate and graduate students for the 2019-2020 academic year. Students from any discipline, program, or department are welcome to apply for one or more positions.
Available positions:
STUDENT FELLOWS
Design Thinking
Communication and Marketing
GRADUATE ASSISTANTS
CI Social Venture Accelerator
Life Design Assessment
Research and Scholarship in Social Innovation
Design Facilitation for Social Impact
View more information on our website, including full positions descriptions for each position.

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Research Project Coordinator, Department of Medicine at UCSD

Within the Department of Medicine at UCSD, the Center on Gender Equity and Health (GEH) focuses on conducting innovative global public health research, medical and academic training, and evidence-based intervention development and evaluation of programs related to gender inequities, gender-based violence, and sexual and reproductive health (adolescent and unintended pregnancy, family planning, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)/Sexually transmitted infections (STI), healthy birth spacing).

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Gender Equity/Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health (RMNCH)/Child Marriage or gender-based violence (GBV) research experience.
  • Degree in Global/Public Health, or similar.
  • Proficiency in a secondary language (Hindi, Marathi, French, Spanish).
  • WordPress familiarity and/or previous web development experience.

For more information, click here

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Maternal & Child Health Programs Internship

The Maternal and Child Health Programs internship will support PCI US and Border Programs initiatives to improve maternal and child health outcomes in San Diego and the US-Mexico border region, with a particular focus on documentation of program strategies and results, development and testing of innovations to support access to prenatal care, and marketing and communications. This internship will provide the student of social work, public health, communications or other related field with exposure to the planning, development and documentation processes of a public health program in the border setting. Key responsibilities under each core function are detailed below.

Must be willing to commit to a 3-4 month internship of minimum 15-20 hours per week onsite during business hours at PCI’s US and Border Programs Office (4305 University Ave. Suite 345, San Diego, CA 92105). The internship should begin no later than June 10th, 2019.

For more information, click here.

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Health Specialist, Full-time

Episcopal Children’s Services

The Health Specialist will ensure that Child and Health Development Services, Child Health and Performance Standards are met in Head Start/Early Head Start.

Job Duties include:

  1. Coordinate health screenings to ensure that necessary referrals to appropriate outside agencies are made and follow-up services provided.
  2. Assist Health Services Manager in establishing and implementing policies and procedures, which respond to medical and dental emergencies, address short-term exclusion and administration of medication, guarantee that safe practices are followed to prevent injuries and to comply with sanitation and hygiene requirements.
  3. Develop health education materials and educate parents, teachers and children in person on a regular basis.
  4. Provide on-going health training including medication administration, universal precautions and handwashing as needed.

Click here to learn more and/or apply for this position.

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Research Assistant Opportunity

We are looking for some student research assistants to make recruitment calls for a large randomized, controlled trial. The primary job responsibility would be to make recruitment calls to potential study participants to inform them about the study and assess their eligibility. Some data entry and scheduling in Redcap would also be required. Applicants must be available to make calls in the evenings and on weekends.

Interested applicants should be current Tulane students, be willing to work 10-20 hours per week, and be native English speakers.

If interested, please email a CV or resume to Obst, Katherine kobst@tulane.edu.