2012-2013 Fellowships (Several Positions) – Global Health Corps (GHC)


Global Health Corps
(GHC) aims to mobilize a global community of emerging leaders to build a
movement for health equity. GHC provides opportunities for young professionals
to work on the frontlines of the fight for global health equity in year-long
fellowships. This year, we will place 90 additional fellows with 41 excellent
organizations around the world.
In addition to their
core work responsibilities, fellows:
  • Attend a 2-week training and
    orientation in the United States, followed by a regional mid-year retreat
    and exit meeting in East Africa
  • Are provided regular opportunities
    for professional development and networking
  • Engage regularly with a community
    of other young leaders through meetings and online platforms focused on
    best-practice sharing and support.
2012-2013 Fellowships
Ugandan citizens are
eligible for 9 fellowships in Uganda and for 9 fellowships in the United
States.
In Uganda
  • Action Africa Health
    International, Health Officers, Kyangwali IDP camp, Hoima.
  • Action for Community Development,
    Documentation and communications fellow/ Fundraising and partnerships
    fellow
  • Clinton Health Access Initiative,
    Access to medicines Analysts, Kampala.
  • Infectious Diseases Institute,
    Distance learning Officers, Kampala.
  • Infectious Diseases Institute,
    Monitoring and Evaluation officers, Kampala.
  • Mpoma Community HIV/AIDS
    Initiative, Food security fellow, Lukojjo, Mukono.
  • Mifumi project. Program Manager
    Community Health services, Kampala.
  • MilleniuM Villages Project, Health
    systems quality improvement Coordinator, Ruhiira Mbarara.
  • The Action Group for Health, Human
    Rights and HIV/AIDS, Fund raising officer/M&E officer, Kampala
  • United States Agency for
    International Development, Policy Support Officer Kampala.
In the United States
  • Covenant House, Health Counselor,
    Newark, NJ
  • Helping Individual Prostitutes
    Survive, Education Specialist, Washington DC
  • IDB, Social Protection and Health
    Fellow, Washington DC
  • Newark Now, Research Fellow /
    Implementation Fellow, Newark, NJ
  • Public Health Solutions, Nutrition
    and Small Business Engagement Fellow, New York, NY
  • PACT, Communications &
    Business Development Officer / Implementation Officer, Boston, MA
  • Mayor of Newark’s Office, Health
    Policy Fellow, Newark, NJ
  • Single Stop, Policy Assistant /
    Program Assistant, New York, NY
  • Tiyatien Health, Development &
    Advocacy Coordinator, Boston, MA
Minimum Requirements
  • All applicants must have a minimum
    of a bachelor’s degree, be proficient in spoken and written English, and
    be under 30 years old.
How to apply:
  • Each specific fellowship has
    further requirements, which can be found online. Full job descriptions for
    each of the above fellowships are available at http://ghcorps.org/apply
  • Applications must be received by
    February 17 2012. Only applicants being considered will receive responses.
For More Information
For more information,
please attend a special presentation on Global Health Corps to be held on
1/2/2012 at IHK at 2pm. All students are encouraged to contact their Dean Of
Student’s office at their respective University for more details about
Information Sessions. Please be on time as the presentation will begin promptly
at the stated time. Contact Brenda for more information

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