Director of Research and/or Associate Researcher: Institute of Preventive Medicine, Environmental and Occupational Health

Director of Research and/or Associate Researcher in the fields of epidemiology, medical statistics and public health

 

Organization:

Institute of Preventive Medicine, Environmental and Occupational Health, Prolepsis (located in Athens, Greece)

 

The Institute of Preventive Medicine, Environmental and Occupational Health, Prolepsis, a public health organization established in 1990 and located in Athens, Greece, is seeking to fill the positions of Director of Research and/or Associate Researcher in the fields of epidemiology, medical statistics and public health.

We welcome committed and talented candidates with postgraduate degrees in Medical Sciences, Epidemiology, Biostatistics, Public Health and Health Promotion, or other relevant academic areas. Fluency in Greek will be appreciated.

The Researchers will be joining a multidisciplinary scientific team (physicians, researchers, health promotion specialists, nutritionists, sociologists, etc.) and will be working on the design and implementation of research and applied programs (mainly Greek, as well as European co-funded projects).

Salary and contract details vary according to the position. Interested candidates should submit CV and a brief personal statement in a cover letter to info@prolepsis.gr (tel. +302106255700).

More information about Prolepsis Institute can be found at www.prolepsis.gr.”

Administrative Fellowship: Nicklaus Children’s Health System

The Administrative Fellowship at Nicklaus Children’s Health System is a one-year opportunity that provides unique and valuable experience for professional growth. The fellow will be regarded as a member of the senior leadership team and will have access to key decision-making processes through interaction and observation at Leadership, Medical Staff, Community, and Board of Directors meetings.

In addition, the fellow will further enhance their experience and knowledge of Nicklaus Children’s Health System and Nicklaus Children’s Hospital by conducting core administrative and clinical rotations. The fellow will have the opportunity to rotate through all entities within the health system. Project-related work designed to further develop interpersonal and analytical skills will be customized to meet the interests of the fellow, as well as meeting immediate needs of Nicklaus Children’s Health System.

For more information on the Administrative Fellowship program and for details on how to apply, please see our website https://www.nicklauschildrens.org/about-us/fellowship or reach out to Jasmine Oesch at AdminFellow@nicklaushealth.org

We look forward to receiving your applications.

World Bank: Young Professionals Program

The application for the 2019 Selection Process for the Young Professionals Program will be open from June 14 to July 31, 2018 (midnight EST).

Check out the Facebook Live: Q&A with World Bank Young Professionals Program for useful tips and information.

Eligibility

Program Features

Selection Cycle

Application Process

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group.

It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group (WBG). The program is designed for highly qualified and motivated individuals skilled in areas relevant to WBG technical/operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources and others.

To be competitive for this highly selective program, candidates need to demonstrate a commitment to development, proven academic success, professional achievement, and leadership capability.

We value diversity in our workplace and encourage qualified men and women with diverse professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds to apply. Since its inception, the YP program has hired over 1,700 people who hold or have held positions ranging from entry-level to vice presidents and managing directors. It is a unique opportunity to experience development and gain exposure to the World Bank’s operations and policies.

Every year, around 45 applicants are accepted into the program. Young Professionals are offered a five-year renewable term contract, spend 24 months in a structured development program, and enjoy a variety of benefits and opportunities.

 

Eligibility

Minimum Requirements

The following are the minimum requirements to be eligible for the Young Professionals Program.

  • Citizenship of a member country of the World Bank Group
  • Be born on or after October 1, 1986
  • A PhD or Master’s degree and relevant work experience
  • Fluency in English
  • Full proficiency in one or more of the WBG’s working languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish is desired but not required
  • Specialization in a field relevant to the WBG Technical/Operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources, and others
  • At least three years of relevant professional experience related to development or continued academic study at the doctoral level

Additional Qualifications

To be competitive for the limited number of positions, a combination of the following credentials is highly desirable:

  • Display a commitment and passion for international development
  • Possess outstanding academic credentials
  • Exhibit excellent client engagement and team leadership skills
  • Have international development country experience

To apply, please visit http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/careers/programs-and-internships/young-professionals-program

Global Health & Innovation Conference

 Global Health & Innovation Conference (GHIC) will be held on April 13-14, 2019. The conference website is now live, including a list of confirmed speakers to date. Register during July for more than 50% off the registration rate.Please feel free to forward this announcement to others who may also be interested in attending or presenting.

Global Health & Innovation Conference
April 13-14, 2019 | Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut
16th annual conference
Register for the Global Health & Innovation Conference
by July 31 for 50% off the registration rate.

The Global Health & Innovation Conference at Yale on April 13-14, 2019, is the world’s leading and largest global health conference as well as the largest social entrepreneurship conference, with 2,000 professionals and students from all 50 states and more than 55 countries. This must-attend, thought-leading conference convenes leaders, changemakers, professionals and students from all sectors of global health, international development, and social entrepreneurship.

Register for GHIC
Conference Schedule Apply to Present Innovation Prize

Learn from more than 250 speakers. See the confirmed 2019 conference speakers.

Apply to present at the Global Health & Innovation Conference! August 31 is the first round abstract submission deadline.  Read more about the presentation opportunities and the abstract submission process.

The GHIC Innovation Prize is a $10,000 and a $5,000 cash prize that is awarded to the two best social impact pitches that are presented at the 2019 Global Health & Innovation Conference.

Unite For Sight is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit global health delivery organization that is free of commercial interests and committed to promoting high-quality care for all. The Global Health & Innovation Conference is presented annually by Unite For Sight.

Medical Externship

Paid Medical Externship at a private physicians office near Foggy Bottom.  Position will provide first hand opportunity to gain skills such as triaging patients, taking medical histories, performing and interpreting EKG and pulmonary function studies.  Must be available 3 full weekdays per week and make at least a one year committment.  Please respond with resume to dedoc100@aol.com.

The Young Professionals Program: The World Bank Group

The application for the 2019 Selection Process for the Young Professionals Program will be open from June 14 to July 31, 2018 (midnight EST).

Check out the Facebook Live: Q&A with World Bank Young Professionals Program for useful tips and information.

Eligibility

Program Features

Selection Cycle

Application Process

The Young Professionals Program (YPP) is a starting point for an exciting career at the World Bank Group.

It is a unique opportunity for younger talent who have both a passion for international development and the leadership potential to grow in fascinating top technical and managerial roles in the World Bank Group (WBG). The program is designed for highly qualified and motivated individuals skilled in areas relevant toWBG technical/operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources and others.

To be competitive for this highly selective program, candidates need to demonstrate a commitment to development, proven academic success, professional achievement, and leadership capability.

We value diversity in our workplace and encourage qualified men and women with diverse professional, academic, and cultural backgrounds to apply. Since its inception, the YP program has hired over 1,700 people who hold or have held positions ranging from entry-level to vice presidents and managing directors. It is a unique opportunity to experience development and gain exposure to the World Bank’s operations and policies.

Every year, around 45 applicants are accepted into the program. Young Professionals are offered a five-year renewable term contract, spend 24 months in a structured development program, and enjoy a variety of benefits and opportunities.

 

Eligibility

Minimum Requirements

The following are the minimum requirements to be eligible for the Young Professionals Program.

  • Citizenship of a member country of the World Bank Group
  • Be born on or after October 1, 1986
  • A PhD or Master’s degree and relevant work experience
  • Fluency in English
  • Full proficiency in one or more of the WBG’s working languages: Arabic, Chinese, French, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish is desired but not required
  • Specialization in a field relevant to the WBG Technical/Operations such as economics, finance, education, public health, social sciences, engineering, urban planning, agriculture, natural resources, and others
  • At least three years of relevant professional experience related to development or continued academic study at the doctoral level

Additional Qualifications

To be competitive for the limited number of positions, a combination of the following credentials is highly desirable:

  • Display a commitment and passion for international development
  • Possess outstanding academic credentials
  • Exhibit excellent client engagement and team leadership skills
  • Have international development country experience

To apply, please visit http://www.worldbank.org/en/about/careers/programs-and-internships/young-professionals-program

Biosafety Fellowship: NIH

The NBBTP is a partnership between the Division of Occupational Health and Safety (DOHS) and the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID) at the NIH. This is a rare opportunity for individuals seeking work in high containment facilities to receive professional training in biosafety and biocontainment at one of the foremost biomedical research centers in the world. Additional information is online awww.nbbtp.org.

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