Prevention & Community Health

The following lists are examples of the types of employers and job titles that students and alumni interested in Prevention & Community Health might consider. Please note there is certainly crossover between departments. This list is not comprehensive; it is intended to be used as a starting point for job seekers to begin research into the field.

Sample Employers

5AM Solutions
Accordia Global Health Foundation
Actionaid International
Adventist Development and Relief Agency, International
Aetna Foundation
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
AIDS Alliance
Alexandria Department of Health 
Alliance for Aging Research
Alliance of Community Health Plans
Altarum Institute
America’s Health Foundation
American Academy of Family Physicians
American Academy of Pediatrics
American Cancer Society
American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network
American College of Emergency Physicians
American Diabetes Association
American Heart Association
American Hospice Foundation
American Institutes for Research
American Kidney Fund
American Public Health Association
American School Health Association
American Society of Addiction Medicine
American Society of Human Genetics
American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene
APCO Worldwide
Asian/Pacific Islander Domestic Violence Resource Project
Association for Prevention Teaching and Research
Association of Maternal & Child Health Programs
Association of Public Health Laboratories
Association of Reproductive Health Professionals
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials
Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America
Axois International
Berkeley Research Group
Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation
BIO Ventures for Global Health
BLH Technologies
Body Renew Fitness
Boys and Girls Clubs of Greater Washington
Bread for the World
Breastfeeding Center for Greater Washington
Cadmus Group
Campaign for Public Health Foundation
Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids
Cancer Support Community
Catholic Medical Mission Board
Center for Communication Programs
Center for Disease Dynamics, Economics & Policy 
Center for Global Development
Centering Healthcare Institute
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Child Trends
Children’s Aid Society
Children’s Defense Fund
Children’s Environmental Health Network
Children’s Heartlink
Children’s Partnership
Clinton Health Access Initiative
Community Clinic, Inc
Community Health Accreditation Program
Community HealthCorps
Consumer Health Foundation
Creative Computing Solutions, Inc
Danya International
DC Cancer Consortium
DC Department of Health
DC Office of the State Superintendent of Education
Delmarva Foundation
Dialysis Patient Citizens
Diana L. and Stephen A. Goldberg Center for Community Pediatric Health
District of Columbia Developmental Center for AIDS Research
District of Columbia Primary Care Association
Education Development Center
Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation
Epidemic Intelligence Service
Eyes of the World Media Group
Families USA
Family Care International
Family Health Centers of San Diego
Fenton Communications
FHI 360
Ford Foundation
Forward Solutions
Futures Group
Georgetown University Center for Child and Human Development
Global Communities
Global Health Corps
Global Health Strategies
Global Healthy Living Foundation
Grameen Foundation
Green and Health Homes Initiative/Coalition to End Childhood Lead Poisoning
Guide to Careers in Child and Family Policy
Guttmacher Institute
GW Medical Faculty Associates
Hager Sharp
Health Horizons International 
Health Research, Inc.
Healthy Babies Project
Healthy Mothers, Healthy Babies Coalition
Henry Kessler Foundation
Henry M. Jackson Foundation for the Advancement of Military Medicine
HSC Foundation
Human Impact Partners
Human Rights Watch
ICAP Columbia University
ICF International
IMPAQ International
Infectious Diseases Society of America
Insight Strategy Advisors
Institute for Public Health Innovation
International AIDS Alliance 
International Center for Research on Women
International Medical Corps
International Partnership for Microbicides
International Planned Parenthood Federation
International Rescue Committee
International Women’s Health Coalition
IQ Solutions
ISA Associates
John Snow, Inc.
Johns Hopkins HealthCare
Johnson & Johnson
Kaiser Family Foundation
Kellogg Health Scholars Program
Kennedy Krieger Institute
La Casa de las Madres
Lewin Group
Love Health, The Alison Gertz Foundation for AIDS Education
Management Sciences for Health
Marie Stopes International
Mary’s Center for Maternal and Child Care
Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
Maryland State Department of Education
Maryland Women’s Coalition for Health Care Reform
Medstar Southern Maryland
Metro TeenAIDS
Metropolitan Washington Public Health Association
Meyer Foundation
Mid-Atlantic Center for Children's Health and the Environment
National Abortion Federation
National Academy of Social Insurance
National AIDS Housing Coalition
National Association of Community Health Centers
National Association of Public Hospitals and Health Systems
National Breast Cancer Coalition
National Cancer Institute
National Coalition on Health Care
National Council on Aging
National Development and Research Institutes, Inc.
National Environmental Education Foundation
National Hispanic Council on Aging
National Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
National Institute of Minority Health and Health Disparities
National Kidney Foundation
National Minority AIDS Council
National Organization for Rare Disorders
National Partnership for Women & Families
National Quality Forum
National Research Center for Women & Families
National Research Center for Women and Families Fellowships
National WIC Association
New York Abortion Access Fund
No Kid Hungry/Share Our Strength
North Carolina Division of Public Health
Nueva Vida
NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene
Office of Adolescent Health
Office of the First Lady, The White House
Office of the U.S. Global AIDS Coordinator
Ogilvy Public Relations
Pan American Health Organization
Partnership for a Healthier America
Pathfinder International
Peace Corps
Peer Health Exchange
Penn, Good & Associates
Philadelphia Department of Public Health
Planned Parenthood Federation of America
Population Council
Population Council Fellowship
President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief
Prevent Cancer Foundation
Project Concern International
Public Health Institute
Qualis Health
Religious Coalition for Reproductive Choice
Rescue Social Change Group
Resolve: The National Infertility Association
Sabin Vaccine Institute
Safe Kids Worldwide
Sanofi Pasteur
Save the Children
School-Based Health Alliance
Scientific Technologies Corporation
Seaton Healthcare Family
Sexuality Information and Education Council of the United States
Social and Scientific Systems, Inc.
Social Science Research Solutions
Society for Women’s Health Research
South Carolina Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy
Special Needs Consulting Services, Inc.
SRA International
State Health Departments
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Service Administration
Susan G. Koman for the Cure
Teen Alliance for Prepared Parenting 
The AIDS Institute
The Albert Schweitzer Fellowship
The Center for Perinatal Advocacy
The Corkery Group
The Global Fund
The International Association of National Public Health Institutes
The National Campaign to Prevent Teen and Unplanned Pregnancy
The Reproductive Health Technologies Project
Trust for America’s Health
U.S. Agency for International Development
U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, Office of Research and Development
U.S. Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
UN Population Fund
UN Women
Unity Health Care
University of Virginia Health System
University Research Co
USAID Global Health Fellows Program
Vanguard Communications
Vida Senior Centers
Visionary Consulting Partners
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
W2O Group
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Wellness Corporate Solutions
Wellspring Camps
Whitman-Walker Health
WomenHeart: the National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
World Vision 
Zero to Three

Sample Job Titles

Account Supervisor, Social Marketing
Acting Deputy Director, Office of Population Affairs
Administrative/Public Health Advisor
Analyst/Subject Matter Expert
Assistant Program Manager
Associate Director, Media and Communications
Associate Technical Advisor Sexual Reproductive Health and TB
Cardiac Learning and Network Operations Manager
Clinical Program Coordinator
Clinical Research Coordinator
Communications Assistant
Communications Associate
Communications Manager
Communications Officer
Communications Specialist & Research Analyst
Community Education Manager
Community Education Specialist
Community Health Outreach Worker
Community Outreach Director
Compliance Consultant, National Compliance, Ethics & Integrity Office
Consultant Impact Analyst
Coordinator of Research and Programs Administration
Data and Special Programs Assistant
Deputy Director, Let's Move!
Development Administrator
Director of Programs
Enrollment Coordinator
Evaluation Program Coordinator
Evaluation Project Coordinator
Evaluation Specialist
Executive Coordinator
Family & Youth Development Specialist
Family Planning Program Officer
Field Organizing Manager
Fitness Instructor
Grant and Outreach Coordinator
Health Analyst
Health Analytics and Government Contracts Consulting
Health and Environment Program Coordinator
Health Communication and Marketing Officer
Health Communication Associate
Health Communications Fellow
Health Communications Specialist/Press Officer
Health Education Manager
Health Education Specialist
Health Programs Assistant
Healthcare Account Associate
Healthcare Administrator
Healthcare Analyst
Hotline Operator
Legislative Assistant
Manager, Child Health Policy
Manager, Publishing Support
Monitoring and Evaluation Associate
Nurse Manager
Nutrition Consultant
Nutrition Outreach Specialist
Nutrition Program Specialist
Operations Administrator
Policy Associate
Prevention Data Specialist
Program Analyst
Program and Research Assistant
Program Associate
Program Coordinator
Program Director
Program Manager
Program Manager, Measure Maintenance
Program Officer
Program Specialist
Project Administrator
Project Analyst
Project Associate
Project Coordinator
Project Support Specialist, Immunization Unit
Public Health Advisor
Public Health Analyst
Public Health Communications and Marketing Consultant
Quality and Health IT Manager
Quality Systems Coordinator
Regional Compliance Program Manager, Commercial Insurance
Research Assistant
Research Associate
Research Coordinator
Rural Community Health Advisor
Science Writer/Editor
Senior Account Executive, Social Marketing
Senior Analyst
Senior Associate, Strategic Communications and Marketing Division
Senior Communications Coordinator
Senior Consultant
Senior Director
Senior Manager
Senior Product Manager
Senior Public Health Advisor
Senior Specialist
SHINE Teen Pregnancy Prevention Program Manager
Social Marketing Coordinator
Special Liaison to the Office of  Head Start
Study Manager
Supervisor of Care Coordination Services
Technical Adviser
Technical Development Officer
Technical Officer
Technical Writer/Editor
Teen Advocate
Television, Marketing, & Brand Management
Training and Technical Assistance Specialist
Yoga Teacher
Youth Baseball Academy Coach