Public Health Associates Program
The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP) is a competitive, two-year, paid training program with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. PHAP associates are assigned to public health agencies and nongovernmental organizations in the United States and US territories, and work alongside other professionals across a variety of public health settings.
Applications for candidates will be open January 22-28, 2020. Applications for host sites will be open April 1-14, 2020.
Strategic Scholars Program
The Strategic Scholars Program, developed and implemented by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI), uses a community of practice cohort model and multiple learning modalities to build governmental public health workforce capacity in eight strategic skill areas. The program will launch its second cohort in February 2020; selected Public Health Scholars will have the opportunity to build their skills in Resource Management, specifically in the areas of fiscal, budget, grant, and contract management.
The Strategic Scholars program is open to personnel working in state, tribal, or local health departments. Aapplicants must apply as a team with one representative who works in performance improvement and one representative from Administration
Midwestern Public Health Training Center Field Placement Program
Each year, MPHTC funds at least 20 interships throughout Missouri, Iowa, Nebraska and Kansas. We are in search of host sites in Iowa. If you have a great project for a current graduate student, please connect with Hannah.
Kansas Public Health Collaborative
The Kansas Public Health Collaborative was developed and launched in 2019 by state and local health department leaders and other public health stakeholders. The new website features articles about public health in action around the state, announcements, information about training opportunities, a public health toolbox including tools, templates and access to subject matter experts on a variety of topic areas, an interactive data map and much more.