May 3, 2021

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Academic

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MPH CAPSTONE Proposal Submission Deadline

PBHL 7800

MPH CAPSTONE Proposal Submission Deadline

Summer Graduates: April 19 – June 9

Fall Graduates: April 19-August 10

MPH students Graduating in Summer or Fall 2021: Signed Capstone proposals will be due NO LATER than 5pm on the posted deadline. You will not be cleared to register for PBHL 7800 until the proposal has been approved by a faculty member first, and the MPH program director (mumbi@uga.edu) last. If you are unsure about this process, please download the capstone manual, read it, and then make an appointment to speak with your advisor prior to this deadline. Make sure all signatures are either PDF electronic signatures, scanned/emailed, OR include the approver in your email communication. Unsigned and unapproved proposals will not be accepted. Capstone Manual is on Appendix E of the MPH Student Handbook. A link to the interactive registration and sample Capstones can also be found on our website. To complete PDF forms you need the most current version of Adobe, which can be found on UGA’s vlab or any CPH computer lab. Problems with printing, saving, or completing the form are almost always an issue with the student using an outdated version of Adobe.


PBHL 7460 and PBHL 7560

Register before August 18

MPH students graduating in Spring 2022: Make sure you have registered for PBHL 7460, and 2-credits of PBHL 7560 for fall 2021. We will hold lunch and learn sessions on 4/28 and 4/30 to discuss the new MPH requirements. Ms. Hughes is reminders with zoom links weekly.

MPH students graduating in Summer or Fall 2022: NO Applied Practice or Integrative Learning registrations are required at this time

This Is Public Health (TIPH) Ambassador 2021-2022 Nomination

TIPH Ambassador Nomination 2021-2022 Cohort

Nominations to the Ambassador Program need to be submitted by a faculty or staff member at a member institution. Ambassadors will need to commit approximately five hours per month to working with us, specifically through participation in Virtual Fairs, Slack engagement and social media, as well as talking to current undergraduate students. In return, they will:

o Be responsible for posting on social media to spread awareness of the This is Public Health Campaign

o Be provided opportunities to showcase their research/practicum/capstone projects

o Have the ability to share information about their program and institution

o Gain professional development and the ability to network with professionals in the field of Public Health

o Receive free TIPH swag

Students must be in good standing with their institutions to participate, actively seeking a graduate-level degree - either full-time or part-time, and an active member of the public health community. Students should have good communication skills, show leadership abilities, be innovative/creative thinkers, engaging, reliable, and positive/enthusiastic towards public health and higher education.

If you are an enthusiastic student who would be a great ambassador, please send the following information to cphawards@uga.edu. We will select up to two participants for the 2021-2022 cohort. Nominations are due by Monday, May 10th.

· Your Name:

· Your Email:

· Your Phone:

· Degree and Concentration (e.g. MPH - biostatistics):

· Are you studying FT or PT?

· In 50-words or less please tell us why you’d be a great TIPH Ambassador?

Please copy/paste/answer these questions in your email to cphawards@uga.edu. Include ASPPH Ambassadors Application in the subject line.

Course Announcements

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SOWK 7110

SOWK 7110: ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE

The University of Georgia

School of Social Work

Athens, Georgia

Fall, 2021

Instructor: Rebecca Matthew Office Hours: TBD

Class Location: TBD Office Info: Room 350

Class time: TBD Email: ramatthew@uga.edu

See syllabus below for details.

Meetings & Events

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Fellowships/Internships

SAFE@CDC Experiential Learning Opportunities

Open to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral candidates. These will go live on Handshake to students April 09 - 16, 2021.

Job Postings:

1) #4642150 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Exposure Investigations Fellow

2) #4642537 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Public Health Fellow

3) #4642672 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Cancer Cluster and Regional Activity Tracker (CCARAT) Fellow (Open to graduate and doctoral students)

4) #4642755 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Medical Fellow (Open to graduate, doctoral, medical students)

5) #4642904 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Statistical and Data Fellow

6) #4643046 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Evaluation Fellow

7) #4643258 CDC SAFE Fellowship | Epidemiology Fellow


How to Apply:

These opportunities are open to undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral candidates. Interested candidates must submit a Student Interest Form, resume and unofficial transcript to CDC Human Resources Office via email at: HRCS@cdc.gov with SWEP/SAFE @CDC in the email subject line.

To learn more, click here https://www.cdc.gov/jobs/pathways.html#swep.

Job Opportunities

American Cancer Society

Associate Scientist II, HEALED

Location Atlanta, GeorgiaPosition Type Full-Time

https://jobs.cancer.org/job/atlanta/associate-scientist-ii-healed/79/7257316144

Social Media Officer

Reports to: Strategic Marketing & Communications Manager Commitment: Full Time, 40 hours per week Compensation: Range $35,000- $39,000 (commensurate with experience). A competitive benefits package includes: full health, vision, and dental insurance, IRA contribution, generous vacation package, paid holidays and sick days, flexible schedule and work from home options, supportive and team-oriented work environment, and more. Start Date: Flexible, ideally April 20, 2021

https://healthinharmony.org/wp-content/uploads/HIH-Social-Media-Officer-1.pdf

Program Specialist II

Location: Silver Spring, MD.
Type: Full time, exempt.
Position Term: Regular, no term.
Application Deadline: This position will be posted until Monday, 5/17/2021.
Relocation: No relocation support is offered for this position.
Work Authorization: UCAR/NCAR will not sport a work visa for this position.
Salary:
Hiring Range $63,113 - $78,891
Full Salary Range $63,113 - $78,891 - $102,558

https://ucar.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/UCAR_Careers/job/Foothills-Lab-4/Program-Specialist-II---Silver-Spring--MD_REQ-2021-96-1

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