We are looking for an individual to serve as a strategic communication and behavior change researcher/evaluator. The Health Program, which focuses on domestic US health issues, public health and health care is headquartered in Silver Spring, MD, with offices in Washington DC, Chapel Hill, San Mateo and Atlanta. For more information contact Jang Kim at temp...air.org, or go here to apply, or make a referral.
Emerson College in Boston, MA, USA, will host the 8th Annual Summer Institute for Social Marketing & Health Communication during the week of July 8, 2012. Deadline to apply or enroll is June 8, 2012.
The goal of the Institute is to bring communication and creative professionals together to work in interdisciplinary teams that apply social marketing theory and principles to some of the key social and health issues of our time. The five and a half days of the Summer Institute include interactive lecture and discussion sessions, case study presentations, networking with distinguished guest lecturers, and group exercises.
Save the Date: 2012 National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media; August 7-9, 2012, Atlanta, GA, USA.
Abstract submissions for the 2012 National Conference on Health Communication, Marketing, and Media will open in late February 2012. This conference brings together individuals representing academia, public health researchers and practitioners from federal and state government and the private sector, and provides a forum for collegial dialogue within and across these disciplines. The conference is an excellent opportunity to meet with colleagues and shape the future of health communication, marketing, and media practice.
Summer Institute on Digital Strategies for Health Communication at Tufts Medical School July 15-20th, 2012. Early-bird deadline May 1, 2012, and up to June 15, 2012.
About: During the week of July 15-20, 2012, the Health Communication Program at Tufts University School of Medicine will host its 4th Summer Institute on Digital Strategies for Health Communication. The focus is to think strategically about using the variety of available technologies to reach health care consumers.
Public Health Policy Campaign Manager at Rescue Social Change Group in their northern Virginia office. Open until filled.
About: Rescue Social Change Group (Rescue SCG) is seeking an experienced public health policy change professional to lead Rescue SCG’s policy change efforts in tobacco control and obesity prevention in Virginia. The Public Health Policy Campaign Manager (PHPCM) will work exclusively on campaigns associated with a youth movement called Y St. (read Y Street). Y St. is fully managed by Rescue SCG and is based on Rescue SCG’s proprietary Outcome-Oriented Youth Engagement Model (OOYE). The Y St. program recruits, trains, and supports high school youth as they participate in policy change activities such as collecting petitions, testimonials and letters of support. A team is currently in place to lead and support these youth, generating thousands of signatures, letters, and other policy change support items. The PHPCM would be responsible for the development, launch, and management of the youth-generated public support to further policy change initiatives and, at times, succeed in changing health policy at the local, state, or national level. The PHPCM would be expected to serve as a strategic leader (developing campaign strategy, etc) as well as a community change agent (working directly with stakeholders and partners to progress change).
Director Africa at Overseas Strategic Consulting (OSC), Philadelphia, PA, USA.
Duties: 1. Project Management of Global Health and Africa projects. 2. Provide technical input on bids and proposals; prepare budgets. 3. Recruit local and international personnel. 4. Represent OSC at conferences, workshops and presentations
Request for Proposal (RFP) at Marie Stopes International (MSI). Deadline to apply: May 8, 2012; 11:59.
About: The Request for Proposal (RFP) is for the development of market research tools for the research team at Marie Stopes International (MSI). Each year, MSI provides comprehensive sexual and reproductive health services to an estimated 7 million women and men across 40+ countries. MSI uses a social enterprise approaches to reaching the poor and the underserved by collaborating with both the public and private sector.
Academic Program Director, M.A. in Communication Program at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA; deadline to apply: July 23, 2012.
Position Description: Academic Program Director, M.A. in Communication Program at Johns Hopkins University Zanvyl Krieger School of Arts and Sciences, Advanced Academic Programs