The UGA Public Health Association (PHA) would love to have feedback from as many students as possible in regards to PHA. Please take a minute to complete the survey that is linked below. We aim to gauge students' interests in new opportunities/ideas that the executive board has for the 2014 year.
The survey will close Monday March 3rd at 5 p.m.
Here is the link to the PHA survey: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1p_7mB5L3J4YO0fd6CAiNe4_8SZPQQeuGsIPidUmgF
The Red & Black spoke with Dr. Anne Glass, associate director of the Institute of Gerontology, and Melissa Armstrong, and intern at the Institute about their involvement with the recent symposium, "Contemplating Aging," coorganized with the Athens Institute for Contemporary Arts, Inc. (ATHICA).
25 high school students from Clarke County, as part of "Experience UGA," came to the UGA Center for Global Health to hear talks about global health, global health versus public health, careers in global health, and global health research. Students heard from the Center's Anjali Morgan and Dr. Colleen Cherry, Department of Epidemiololgy's Dr. Amara Ezeamama, and the Department of Environmental Health Science's Dr. Anne Marie Zimeri.
There is a new internship opportunity for Summer 2014. This is eligible to count for your MPH required internship if you are eligible to complete your internship at this time:
CDC-Community Guide: appropriate for EPI, HPRB, and HPAM
ANC Development Director Job Announcement
The Athens Nurses Clinic is hiring a part-time Development Director. The overall responsibilities are to increase funding to the Clinic through grants, fundraising and donor and community relations. The position reports to the Executive Director. This is a part-time contract position. There are no benefits or health insurance with this position.
Specific duties and responsibilities include:
Phaedra Corso, a professor of health policy and management in the College of Public Health, has been named the inaugural UGA Foundation Professor of Human Health. The professorship was approved by the Board of Regents of the University System of Georgia at its September 2013 meeting and became effective Jan. 1.