APTR Preventive Medicine and Public Health Fellowship Program
opportunities in public health and preventive medicine interest areas
are available with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
through the APTR Preventive Medicine and Public Health Fellowship
Program. Fellows will gain leadership experience in public health
practice and policy, access to state-of-the-art technology and national
databases, and will train with leading experts in the field of
preventive medicine and public health. Length of fellowship is
typically a one-year term.
opportunities are located either at CDC headquarters in Atlanta,
Georgia, or a CDC regional office. Locations are specified in the
project descriptions. Selected fellows are required to relocate to the
fellowship location; relocation expenses are not provided.
Applicant must be either a U.S.
Citizen, non-citizen national, or foreign national possessing a visa
permitting permanent residence in the U.S. (Alien Registration or "Green
Card"). Student visas and temporary work visas do not qualify.
credentials required vary by fellowship position. Most fellowships
require a doctoral, medical, or graduate degree. You must complete all
required graduate work by the beginning of the fellowship. Early career professionals with graduate or doctoral degrees (within 5 years of graduation) may also apply. These fellowships are open to all health professions disciplines.
There is no membership requirement to apply. If you are awarded the fellowship, you must be either (1) a student or graduate of an institutional academic member program of APTR, or (2) be an individual member of APTR in good standing at the time of award.
Anticipated Start Date
Current fellowships are full-time assignments for the duration of twelve (12) months: January 2014 to January 2015.
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