New York Academy of Medicine is HIRING!
Location: 1216 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York, 10029
Position: Policy Associate
Start date: May 1, 2012
Application deadline: April 30, 2012
Education requirements: Master’s degree
Employment type: Full time
Professional level: Professional
Benefits: Full Benefits Package
For more information on requirements and qualifications, copy and paste this link into your browser: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fMJBQLnV9e2TzOIPZJJWnmG3zFGGSLxhgrzcypUGLLI/edit
How to apply:
Please email a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include “Policy Associate” in subject line. For more information, visit the website: http://www.nyam.org.
Scholarships for African American Students
AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENTS ARE NOT APPLYING FOR SCHOLARSHIPS!
There are a number of companies and organizations who have donated money for scholarships to African Americans, but a great deal of the money is being returned because of a lack of interest or awareness. Check out this list of opportunities!
New York Cares invites you to join them on Tuesday, May 1 from 5:15 – 8pm at the 6th annual Disaster Volunteer Conference hosted by NYC Citizen Corps Council at Pace University’s Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts in lower Manhattan.
The conference will feature exhibits, dinner provided by The Salvation Army Greater New York Division, and speakers focusing on how volunteers can create change.
Distinguished speakers will include a welcome address by Joseph F. Bruno (Commissioner – NYC Office of Emergency Management), a keynote address by Jeff Parness (Founder and Executive Director – New York Says Thank You Foundation), followed by a panel discussion moderated by Herman Schaffer, MSW (Director, Community Outreach – NYC Office of Emergency Management) with a growing list of panelists, including Gary Bagley (Executive Director – New York Cares) and Sara Farmer (Data Humanitarian – Standy-by Task force, Crisismappers Network, and Ushahidi Community).
For additional information and to register visit: www.NYC.gov/citizencorps
Summer Youth Employment Program
The Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) provides New York City youth between the ages of 14 and 24 with summer employment and educational opportunities. Participants have the opportunity to work in positions affiliated with hospitals, nonprofits, government agencies, summer camps, small businesses, and other organizations.
Application Deadline: Friday, May 18th 2012
2012 New York Life Symposium Heart-2-Heart: Winning the Millions Hearts Campaign in Harlem
Wednesday, May 2nd
The City College of New York
The Great Hall
160 Convent Ave, Shepard Hall
New York, NY 10031
“Every hour, more than 100 Americans suffer heart attacks or strokes”. Join the Million Hearts Campaign on their quest to cut this number by 1 million deaths within 5 years. Conference participants will partake in interactive presentations and panel discussions aimed to spread awareness about this national initiative and ways to improve access and quality of healthcare.
Mount Sinai’s School of Medicine: Emergency Room Research Training Program
The 2012 Summer Research Training Program (SRTP) is a year-round research training position. Each student will be matched with a faculty mentor and involved in a research project, workshops and didactic sessions all discussing the various dimensions of emergency medicine research. Participants are also welcomed to attend faculty forums and conferences. This opportunity is open to undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, medical, and graduate students.
Application deadline: May 1st for research positions starting September 2012