Friday, November 27, 2009
Friday, November 13, 2009
Event: Book Swap Mid-Year Inspection
If you participated in the BPHSN-Book Swap we ask that you bring your books in for a mid-year inspection. The inspection was originally scheduled during the general body meeting that was Nov. 13 but has changed due to the postponement on the meeting.
Edelmira Timmons (firstname.lastname@example.org) will contact you individually to reschedule the inspection.
Event: Thanksgiving Volunteer Opportunity
Date: November 20, 2009
Location: Food and Friends
219 Riggs Road, NE
Washington, DC 20011
With Thanksgiving just around the corner, BPHSN and The Public Health Student Association (PHSA) would like to invite you to a Thanksgiving Volunteer Extranveganza at Food and Friends.
Food and Friends is a wonderful and very innovative organization that provides meals and other support services to patients with HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases.
Please take the time to fill out the volunteer waiver form that was attached to the e-mail concerning the cancelled meeting.
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns, please contact Molly Greenberg @ email@example.com
Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Location: Ross Hall Room 116
Non-GW affiliates please RSVP at firstname.lastname@example.org by 4PM on November 13, 2009.
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns, please contact Omotunde Sowole at email@example.com
Location: Kogan Plaza
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns, please contact Akintunde Akinseye at firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: November 13, 2009
Location: The Multicultural Student Services Center (MSSC) 2127 G St. NW Washington, DC 20052 Room 209
Please consider participating in a focus group being held by Mr. Randy Gale on this topic. Randy is a doctoral student in the School of Public Health and is interested in health disparities. This focus group is being conducted in fulfillment of the following course: PubH 415, Qualitative Research Methods, Dr. Orndorff.
Light refreshments will be served and participants will receive their choice of a $25 Starbucks or Domino's Pizza gift card. Participation is limited to 10. Participants must be at least 18-years old.
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns, please contact Randy Gale at email@example.com or (240) 447-5793
Date: November 20, 2009
Location: American University Washington College of Law 4801 Massachusetts Ave, NW Washington, DC 20016 Room 603
The conference will address food integrity problems, and what protections employees need to feel free to blow the whistle on these problems. Panelists will address legal and legislative reforms, immigrant rights, humane handling, corporate farming, and the role of labor in food safety.
REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
Register at www.whistleblower.org/foodconference
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns please contact Amanda L. Hitt at (202) 408-0034 ext. 159 fax: (202) 408-9855
When: Spring 2010
Location: IQ Solutions 11300 Rockville Pike Rockville, Maryland 20852 Suite 901
The intern may responsible for one or more of the following: Health communications; campaign development; web site design, maintenance and support, proposal writing; policy development; call center operations and information; IT; library information work; creative services; training; strategic planning; disease prevention and health promotion; research; data collection; science and health writing and editing; evaluation; multi-cultural communications; materials and publication development; media work; marketing and dissemination; and business operations
Eligibility: Graduate students and undergraduate seniors in above academic areas
Salary: $9-14.00 per hour depending on academic level and experience; minimum time commitment approximately 30 hours per week.
If interested in applying please visit: http://iqsolutions.balancetrak.com
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns please e-mail JBraslow@IQSolutions.com
Date: November 14, 2009
Location: Prevention Works! 2501 Benning Road, NE Washington, DC 20002
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns, and to register please contact Mary Beth Levin at firstname.lastname@example.org
Date: November 11, 2009
Location: Ivory Tower 616 23rd St. NW Washington, DC 20052
Sponsor: American Red Cross Greater Chesapeake and Potomac Blood Services Region
4.5 million Americans would die each year without life saving blood transfusions, and your single blood donation could help save up to three lives. We encourage you to please schedule your donation today.
Please schedule your appointment by visiting the following website: https://www.membersforlife.org/rccm/mobilesch/login.php?sponsorcode=13145
The Sponsor Code for is 13145.
Contact: For more information about The American Red Cross please visit www.redcross.org
Deadlines: 12/13/2009 4/13/2010 and 8/13/2010
Location: National Institute of Health (NIH)
Targeted fields include: Health Sciences. Life Sciences. Fields related to biomedical and behavioral sciences.
Eligibility: Prospective/Current Graduate Students and U.S. citizens or permanent residents.
Eligibility Requirements: Must be enrolled in a doctoral program. Fellowships are not made for study leading to a MD, DO, or similar professional degree. Applicants must have a sponsor who will supervise the research experience. Open to members of an underrepresented racial or ethnic group.
Salary: Stipend of $20,976 per year plus a small tuition and fees allowance.
Contact: If you have any question, comments, concerns, please contact: