The Kenney Krieger Institute's Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement Program has three CDC-funded internship opportunities available for summer 2016. These positions are:
Public Health Leadership & Learning Undergraduate Student Success (PLLUSS) Program
The PLLUSS Program is a 10-week public health leadership and research program. The PLLUSS Program is for undergraduate sophomore and junior students minoring or majoring in public health. PLLUSS Program students will participate in public health research, education on health disparities and urban health issues, professional development, and community health promotion activities.
More information: http://www.kennedykrieger.org/PLLUSS/
Maternal Child Health Careers / Research Initiatives for Student Enhancement-Undergraduate Program (MCHC/RISE-UP)
The MCHC/RISE-UP Program is a 10-week summer public health leadership program designed for undergraduates in their junior and senior year and recent baccalaureate degree students. Three tracks are offered: (1) clinical (KKI only), (2) research, and (3) community engagement and advocacy.
More information: http://www.kennedykrieger.org/rise-up
Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program (Ferguson Fellows)
The Dr. James A. Ferguson Emerging Infectious Diseases Fellowship is a 9-week summer program for students currently enrolled full-time in a medical, dental, pharmacy, veterinary, or public health graduate program who are interested in participating in infectious diseases and health disparities research. Ferguson Fellows are encouraged to submit their research to national meetings and for publication.
More information: http://www.kennedykrieger.org/ferguson