University of Alaska Southeast

Internship

Company: Kennedy Krieger Institute
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Position: Intern - Health Leadership
Requirements: See posting
Summary:

Kennedy Krieger Institute
Internship #1
Maternal Health Health-Leadership Education, Advocacy & Research Network (MCH-LEARN) Program

  • The Maternal Child Health-Leadership Education, Advocacy, and Research Network (MCH-LEARN) is a 10-week, summer and academic year
  • Maternal Child Health (MCH) program focused on public health, clinical, and research experiences.
  • MCH-LEARN is designed for undergraduate freshman and sophomore students with at least 3.0 GPA on a 4-point scale who are interested in MCH professions (pediatric medicine, nutrition, social work, nursing, pediatric dentistry, psychology, health education, pediatric occupational/physical therapy, speech language pathology, public health). 
  • Accepted scholars must be a U.S. Citizens, U.S. National, or permanent resident.
  • A $3,500 stipend for the 10-week summer program and small stipend for the academic year participation is provided to all participants.

Internship #2
Public Health Leadership & Learning Undergraduate Student Success (PLLUSS) Program

  • The PLLUSS Program is a 10-week summer public health leadership and research program.
  • The PLLUSS Program is for undergraduate sophomore and junior students minoring or majoring in public health with at least 3.0 GPA on a 4-point scale.
  • Accepted scholars must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or permanent resident.
  • The PLLUSS program is conducted at three collaborative research sites:  (1) Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) and Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, (2) University of Cincinnati and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (UC-NIOSH), and (3) California State University–Los Angeles.
  • A $3,500 stipend is provided to all program participants. Housing and round trip travel is available for out-of-state participants.

Internship #3
Maternal Child Health Careers/Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement-Undergraduate Program (MCHC/RISE-UP)

  • 10-week summer public health leadership program designed for undergraduates in their junior and senior year with a GPA 2.7 or better on a 4.0 scale and recent baccalaureate degree students 
  • Accepted scholars must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or permanent resident.
  • Three tracks are offered: (1) clinical (KKI only), (2) research and (3) community engagement and advocacy.
  • A $3,500 stipend is provided to all program participants. Housing and round-trip travel is available for out-of-state participants.

Internship #4
Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program (Ferguson Fellows)

  • 9-week summer program for students currently enrolled full-time in a medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or public health graduate program who are interested in participating in infectious diseases and health disparities research.
  • Accepted scholars must have at least a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale and be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or permanent resident.
  • A $4,000 stipend is provided to all program participants. Housing and round-trip travel is available for out-of-state participants.

Visit the Kennedy Krieger webpage for more information. 

Contact: Harolyn Belcher
Contact at: (443)-923-5933
Closing Date: January 31, 2017