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.. Registration deadline extended to May 15.
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.
June 26-28, 2017; California Endowment, Los Angeles. ?Opportunity ?to ?learn ?about ?health ?issues ?that ?affect ?mobile ?populations. ?
Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University: an Executive Master of Science in Epidemiology on a schedule that accommodates working professionals. June 1 application deadline for fall 2017.
Three short on-line summer courses: Introduction to Big Data for Social Scientists; Fundamentals of Machine Learning for Social Scientists; Introduction to Python for Social Scientists.
NSF: develop long-term partnerships (research centers) among industry, academe, and government. Next full proposal deadline February 28, 2017. Thereafter, preliminary proposals due each year on the 3rd Wednesday of April and 3rd Wednesday of October; full proposals due each year on the third Wednesday in June and the third Wednesday in December.
NIH PAR-16-292 (R21); Applications dates August 31, 2017; August 31, 2018.