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APTR Now Accepting Applications for the 2017 Paul Ambrose Scholars Program

Wednesday, October 19, 2016  
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The Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) is excited to announce that it is now accepting applications for the 2017 Paul Ambrose Scholars Program. The application deadline is Friday, November 18th at 11:59 PM ET.

The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program exposes health professions students to influential public health professionals and prepares them to be leaders in addressing population health challenges at the national and community level. This unique program provides mini-grant funds for students to implement a Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators focused project within a student's community or at their academic institution.

This year’s Public Health Leadership Symposium will take place April 5-7, 2017 in Savannah, GA during Teaching Prevention 2017, the annual meeting of the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research. The event will begin by 3:00pm on Wednesday, April 5th and will end by 1:30pm on Friday, April 7th. Scholars must be in attendance for the full length of the symposium.

Please visit our website at to learn more about the Paul Ambrose Scholars Program and to access the online application.

The Paul Ambrose Scholars Program is a collaborative initiative between the Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR) and the Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP).

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