Register anytime for June 2017 short courses that offer knowledge and skills for advancing population health research. The courses are offered in New York City and in online distance learning formats. Apply by April 1st for 10% off EPIC 2017 Classes.
An international symposium hosted by the Drexel Urban Health Collaborative at the Dornsife School of Public Health. Sept. 7-8, 2017. Abstract deadline: 7/1/17. Earlybird registration deadline: 7/1/17
June 19-24, in Houston, Texas. The goal is to provide a comprehensive understanding of health disparities and to provide participants with a broad base of knowledge to a biopsychosocial approach.
June 12 - June 30, 2017 at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, MD. Short, intensive courses in epidemiologic principles and methods as well as in specialized topic areas.
RFA-MD-17-004, reissue of RFA-MD-15-007. The purpose of this program is to build capacity and research infrastructure and to facilitate minority health and health disparities research at eligible institutions.Deadline May 1, 2017.
NIH PA-17-091, R01 program announcement; contains links for companion announcements PA-17-092 (R21); standard NIH application dates. First deadlines are June 5, 2017 and June 16, 2017 respectively.
The Sinai Urban Health Institute (SUHI), a unique research center dedicated to improving the health of Chicagos urban communities, is seeking an epidemiologist to: Conduct independent and collaborative research that will advance the SUHI mission; Seek funding opportunities and lead grant writing activities in line with SUHI strategies; Provide guidance regarding study design, data analysis, and methodology to both epidemiologic and health intervention research endeavors; Lead and support the preparation of manuscripts for publication using a variety of data sources, including Sinai Community Health Survey data, vital records, and claims data. Specific responsibilities may include: supervising and mentoring other research staff and medical students; managing study activities, data, and reports; analyzing data sets using appropriate statistical methods; and identifying and obtaining new funding sources. The selected applicant will be expected to contribute to the intellectual development of SUHI as a whole as time allows. The successful applicant will have the following qualifications: o PhD in public health (such as Epidemiology, Biostatistics, or a closely related field) and at least 5 years of relevant work experience OR a MS/MPH in public health or a related field and at least 5 years of relevant work experience; o Evidence of ability to generate external funds, including federal funding, for research; o Experience leading epidemiological and/or community health intervention research, including experience as a Principal Investigator on nationally-funded projects; o Advanced analytical skills, including experience with a statistical programming package (preferably Stata); o Strong record of peer-reviewed publications; o Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing to a variety of audiences; o Comfortable working with others in a diverse team environment. The candidate should have exceptional attention to detail, as well as the ability to think critically and prioritize among numerous activities. An interest in social epidemiology and the use of epidemiological research as tools in addressing the needs of urban and vulnerable communities is a plus. If interested, please apply online through www.Sinai.org/careers. If you have specific questions about the position or SUHI, please contact Maureen Benjamins at email@example.com. We would like the candidate to start as soon as possible, but no later than July 1, 2017.
Position in Department of Psychology and Social Behavior with focus on the Crossroads Study that was designed to identify the long-term effects of juvenile justice system involvement on youth outcomes. Deadline April 15, 2017.
The newly created Center for Health Equity will align efforts in advancing health equity across the City and ensure that the city deploys resources to reduce health and mental hygiene disparities across all neighborhoods. Deadline April 25, 2017
The online journal, Progress in Community Health and Partnership, is looking for a new editor in chief. Deadline May 1, 2017.