Monthly Archives:September 2016

Public Health

Up to $6,000 Available for Health Equity Case Studies

September 28, 2016

The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) and the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) are seeking faculty proposals to create educational case studies on the social determinants of health (SDOH). This is a great opportunity to show other health professions how PA educators are teaching their students about health equity and the […]

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Student Opportunities

Pay for School, Secure a Job, Serve Your Country

September 21, 2016

The U.S. Public Health Service (USPHS) is seeking health care professions students to be commissioned officers following graduation — and will pay for the remaining education of those selected. USPHS’ Senior Commissioned Officer Student Training and Extern Program (SRCOSTEP) is available to full-time students headed into their final year of study or training. Selected students […]

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Global Health Care

Submit an Abstract for the GHIC

September 19, 2016

Professionals and students alike are invited to submit abstracts for the Global Health & Innovation Conference (GHIC) next spring. The GHIC is an annual meeting focused on cross-discipline collaboration to improve public health and international development. Scheduled to take place at Yale University, April 22-23, it is the world’s largest public health conference and the […]

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Award Opportunity: Preparing PAs to Treat Obesity

September 14, 2016

On October 11, the American College of Sports Medicine, the Bipartisan Policy Center, and the Alliance for a Healthier Generation will open applications for the Innovation Award for Health Care Provider Training and Education. This new award recognizes health professional training programs that are ahead of the curve in providing nutrition and physical activity education to […]

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Webinar: Collaborating with the FDA for Better Care

September 12, 2016

On October 6 at 1:00 p.m., join FDA’s Division of Drug Information in the Center for Drug Evaluation and Research for a webinar on innovative FDA collaborations. In this Category 1 CME-eligible webinar, Teresa Rubio, PharmD, and Ankur Kalola, PharmD, will discuss the FDA’s Bad Ad Program and how health care professionals can report such […]

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