APTR-CDC Fellowship Program Announces Available Position
Friday, August 15, 2014
Deadline: September 29, 2014
Fellowship 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.
Fellowship 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.
Approach to Develop Public Health Practice & Policy
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.
academic 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.
3. 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
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