AcademyHealth seeks to improve health and health care by generating new knowledge and moving knowledge into action. What is HSR? AcademyHealth defines health services research as the multidisciplinary field of scientific investigation that studies how social factors, financing systems, organizational structures and processes, health technologies, and personal behaviors affect access to health care, the quality and cost of health care, and ultimately our health and well-being. Its research domains are individuals, families, organizations, institutions, communities, and populations

Current Opportunities for AcademyHealth

Public Health Spring Internship

Opportunity Type: Internship
Description: Overview: AcademyHealth, the professional home for health services and policy researchers, is currently seeking an intern to provide administrative support to its public and population health program. The successful candidate will assist with a range of tasks designed to support the public and population health team. Responsibilities include: -Providing administrative support for meetings, workshops, and webinars. -Performing a wide range of administrative tasks, including drafting participant lists, meeting materials, and meeting minutes; creating, updating, and maintaining databases. -Using social media, including the project’s Twitter handle, and proposing content for AcademyHealth’s membership social media platform, LinkedIn groups, and blog. -Identifying potential audiences for new programs. -Researching health policy topics and scanning for related journal articles. -Maintaining and updating project website.

Applications: Qualified applicants should send cover letter, resume and two references (with phone numbers) to Human Resources Director, AcademyHealth, 1150 17th Street NW, Suite 600, Washington, DC 20036. Fax: 202-292-6800. Email: jobs@academyhealth.org. Please be sure to reference the position for which you are applying. For more information, please go to www.academyhealth.org.

Contact Information

AcademyHealth
1150 17th Street NW, Suite 60
Washington, DC 20036
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