AIDS Healthcare Foundation

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Public Health Intern

Public Health Intern

Req No 
2018-7904
Job Locations 
US-FL-Ft. Lauderdale
Category 
Public Health
Type 
Intern

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WHO WE ARE

AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!

 

Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?

 

If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you!

 

Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

  

AHF’s core values are to be:

 

• Patient-Centered

• Value Employees

• Respect for Diversity

• Nimble

• Fight for What’s Right

 

 

STILL INTERESTED? Please continue!

 

 

AIDS Healthcare Foundation is seeking a current Public Health, Health Administration and or Social Work undergraduate to participate in a paid, part-time (20 hours per week), internship within the Public Health Division of the AIDS Healthcare Foundation in Fort Lauderdale, Florida from June 18, 2018 to August 10, 2018.  This internship offers students an opportunity to gain valuable experience in a division serving and reaching hundreds of thousands of individuals nationally. Interns will rotate within the different divisions of Public Health to gain a comprehensive understanding of what the field entails.

YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SUCCESS!

The Public Health Intern is responsible for projecting and integrating the Mission and Core Values of the organization within and outside of the Public Health Division. The Public Health Division conduct over 160,000 HIV test annually across 10 states including Washington, DC.

As a Public Health Intern, you will have an opportunity to gain valuable insight into an organization and division that serves hundreds and thousands of individuals nationally. As a current masters or PHd student, you will understand the current HIV/AIDS and STD landscape in US and gain familiarity with community-based testing.

AHF looks for interns to help with essential administration and operational functions; such as program development, developing reports, monitoring and evaluation research. Input data entry and educate Community about HIV and AIDS. There are even opportunities to offer client local community and medical referrals.

 

We at AIDS Healthcare Foundation believe that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status or disability. The right of equal employment opportunity extends to recruiting, hiring selection, transfer, promotion, training and all other conditions of employment.