The 2014 Summer Public Health Policy Intern will work on challenging projects across the National Partnership's health IT and quality improvement agendas, including state and
At the National Partnership, interns are integrally involved in our day-to-day work, and undertake a wide range of activities. Interns will develop skills needed for work in the health policy and advocacy world, including literature reviews, legislative and policy research, analysis and synthesis of technical reports/data, and writing for a variety of audiences. Interns will also have the opportunity to take advantage of Washington DC’s proximity to important policy issues by attending exciting briefings, hearings, and other events on Capitol Hill and in other venues around town.
Qualifications include strong writing, research, and interpersonal skills, and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Preference for students pursuing advanced degrees in Public Policy, Public Health, Health Administration, or Informatics. Exposure to health IT policy and/or quality improvement in health care delivery particularly desirable.
The internship is unpaid, but is available for course credit and may be full-time or part-time.
We welcome interested graduate students to submit a cover letter, resume, writing sample, and references to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line Summer Public Health Policy Internship.
The National Partnership is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based upon gender, race, national origin, disability, age, religion, sexual orientation or gender identity. People of all backgrounds are encouraged to apply.