Application open now for the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) Post-Bachelor Fellowship!

The Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington offers a cohort-based Post-Bachelor Fellowship in data science and population health, which combines a full-time professional position, academic research, and education with progressive on-the-job training and mentoring from a renowned group of professors and researchers.  

 In addition to providing unparalleled professional training for a career in population health, the PBF program provides the option to pursue a fully-funded Master of Public Health degree at the University of Washington.  

This opportunity is open to all recent graduates and students graduating in 2019 with a Bachelor’s degree who have strong quantitative skills and a passion for improving the world’s health.

APPLY FOR THE IHME POST-BACHELOR FELLOWSHIP TODAY

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE FELLOWSHIP HERE

APPLY BY JANUARY 10 2019

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Discover important workshops and resources, and community at ¡Viva la Healing!


¡Viva la Healing! is a project created with the intention of bringing dialogue on queer healing. The purpose for this event is to host workshops with practitioners and healers that do work in healing from the internalization of systematic oppression. They offer a focus, practice, knowledge or personal testimony to help heal depression and anxiety: politically, physically, spiritually, culturally, and the like.

Time and Location: November 17th, 2018 from 10:10am to 5:55pm at the Ethnic Cultural Center

We are dismantling systems of oppression with self-love, self care and self healing. 

RSVP here 
Updates here
Want to share your love for healing with others? Workshop and keynote application here 
We support small businesses here!  

The Odegaard Writing & Research Center (OWRC) is hiring new writing consultants!

The Odegaard Writing & Research Center (OWRC) is an interdisciplinary writing and research center that aims to support UW students, staff, and faculty on their diverse writing and research projects through one-to-one tutoring sessions, group tutoring sessions, workshops, and other programs.

The OWRC is hiring new writing consultants for Winter and Spring quarters! Our tutors are undergraduate and graduate students from a wide range of academic fields, and we provide a rich learning environment for writers and tutors alike.

If you or your colleagues know someone who might be both interested in and qualified to apply for work as a peer tutor at the OWRC, please feel free to look at the following link (https://depts.washington.edu/owrc/hiring) and/or apply on Handshake (#2139717)

Complete application instructions are posted on our website; the deadline is Monday, November 19 at 5:00 pm. We also encourage applicants to to bring their materials to the OWRC and discuss them with our current tutors—just make an appointment and come by.

Contact the OWRC with any questions or concerns!

 

Thinking about graduate school for public health? Join us at UW Bothell for a graduate degree panel!

Are you considering a public health graduate degree? The Department of Health Services trains students for influential careers in public health practice and research, health administration, health promotion, and health policy. Would you like to learn more about the types of graduate degrees we offer and what makes them unique?

Join us for a panel led by graduate students in our COPHP, MPH, MS, MHA, and MHIHIM programs, followed by small group break-out sessions. Pizza and beverages will be served!

RSVP here: https://catalyst.uw.edu/webq/survey/hservask/358394

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The Husky Leadership Initiative is excited to offer the Winter 2019 Leadership Firesides!

The Leadership Firesides series offer ongoing opportunities for students to engage in meaningful dialogue with a diverse range of civic, corporate and campus leaders in an informal setting. These leaders share their personal journeys, perspectives on leadership and lessons they have learned about working with and influencing others towards positive change.  This course will offer students an opportunity to take a deep dive into the Firesides series and apply these lessons to their own lives.

Registered students will attend the weekly Leadership Firesides, participate in an introductory session (Week 1) and a closing session (Week 10) and submit weekly written reflections. This class is open to all students. 

This course is registered as General Studies 391I (SLN 15034): Leadership Firesides, 1 credit graded CR/NC.

Schedule is established as Thursday 4:30-5:30pm in the Career and Internship Center at Mary Gates Hall. 

For more information and a sample of last year’s Firesides speaker lineup, visit: http://huskyleadership.uw.edu/programs/leadership-firesides/

Questions? Contact uwhli@uw.edu

 

Filipino Association for Health Careers (FAHC) at UW invites all students pursuing careers in healthcare!

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The Filipino Association for Health Careers at UW (FAHC) is an organization devoted to providing academic and social support to all students interested in pursuing a health-related career. We believe in promoting Filipino and Filipino-American health issues and cultural awareness.

FAHC at UW strives to provide opportunities and resources for members to learn, grow, and gain skills to achieve their full potential.

FAHC is an established organization run by passionate leaders that will not only help them in their future endeavors, but also allow them to be a part of a family, or KAPAMILYA.

Their meetings are generally every other Tuesday, with their third general meeting, discussing Professional Development, on Tuesday November 13, and their next social event on November 20, both at the Ethnic & Cultural Center Pacific Islander room from 6-8PM.