Career and Professional Development Opportunities, Week of 10/6/2014

In the next few weeks: PMF Applicant Information sessions, career workshops for international students, SID career fair. Find the latest job and internship openings on the Milken Institute School of Public Health Jobs Database.

Career Development Opportunities

Ask a Diplomat: Career Paths to Foreign and Civil Service, October 6, 3-4pm, Marvin Center 407, register through GWork.

Student2Student: Inside Scoop on Federal Internships, October 6, 5:30-6:30pm, Marvin Center 403, register through GWork.

Society for International Development Career Fair, October 8, 10am-5pm, Marvin Center Grand Ballroom.

PMF Online Information Session, Wednesday, October 8 from 1:30-3:30pm (Eastern Time). This session with be a question and answer session where applicants may submit questions regarding the 2015 PMF application cycle. This webcast will be conducted on-line through Adobe Connect and will have dedicated PMF Program Office staff to answer questions.  Applicants can connect at and select “Enter as a Guest.”  Please note, the audio from the webcasts will be provided through your computer/device audio output.

All About Networking for International Students, October 8, 4:30-6:00pm, Marvin Center 403, register through GWork.

Federal Resume Workshop, October 8, 6-7pm, Marvin Center 405, register through GWork.

Employer Information Session: Plan International USA, October 9, 3:30-5:30pm.

Employer Site Visit: USDA Food & Nutrition Service, October 9, 12:30-3:00pm, register through GWork.

International Student Job Search, October 10, 10am-12pm, Marvin Center 403, register through GWork.

International Student-Alumni Networking Night, October 15, 6-9pm, Marvin Center Continental Ballroom, register through GWork.

ASPPH/CDC Allan Rosenfield Global HIV Surveillance Fellowship Program Now Accepting Applications, applications due by October 23.

GWebinar: Leading with Ethics: Creating a Culture of Character, October 23, 12-1pm, register.

Interviewing in the U.S. for International Students, October 24, 10am-12pm, Marvin Center 407, register through GWork.

Population Health Scholarship Program, applications due October 31, 2014, learn more.

2014 DCPCA Policy Forum and Luncheon, November 12, 8:00am-2:30pm EST, Kellogg Conference Center, 800 Florida Ave NE, Washington, DC, register.

NGO, Non-Profit, and Government Career Forum, December 5, Marvin Center Ballroom. Check GWork for additional information.

Professional Development Opportunities

Microbes After Hours – The Water Supply, October 8, 5:30-7:00pm, American Society for Microbiology, 1752 N Street, NW Washington, DC. RSVP required to attend. If you can’t join us, watch online at

World Mental Health Day: Mental Health, New Challenges in the Americas, October 10, 10am-12pm, PAHO Headquarters, Room B.

Call for Abstracts, 6th Annual Global Health Conference, submissions due by October 15.

HHS VizRisk Challenge, the first-ever government hackathon that brings together students, designers, coders, healthcare enthusiasts, and government officials to produce visualizations of behavioral health data to inform personal and policy decisions, open for submissions July 28-October 28, learn more.

Annual Virtual Menstrual Hygiene Management in WASH in Schools Conference, October 29, Columbia University.

Cognitive Health Disparities Research & National Policy Workshop, November 5, Washington, DC.

Call for Abstracts, Southern HIV Alcohol Research Consortium 2015 Annual Conference, submissions due November 7.

2nd International Conference: Where’s the Patient’s Voice in Health Professional Education 10 Years On?, November 12-14, Vancouver BC.

Call for Papers, Campus Sustainability & Social Sciences, submissions due November 15, 2014, learn more.

NIH 7th Annual Conference on the Science of Dissemination and Implementation, December 8-9, Bethesda, MD.

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