American Heart Association

Internship, Program Evaluation

Location US-TX-Dallas
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(4/27/2021 4:42 PM)
Requisition ID
2021-6913
Job Family Group
Health Strategies & Programs
Job Category
Administrative Support

Overview

Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?

 

Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? you bet!

 

This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. 

Responsibilities

The American Heart Association (AHA) has a great opportunity for a Part-Time Summer Internship with our Center for Health Metrics and Evaluation team at our National Center office located in Dallas, TX.

 

This internship will last approximately 3 months and we are looking for someone about 20 hours per week.

 

AHA’s Center for Health Metrics and Evaluation is looking for interns interested in gaining experience in methods required to evaluate the impact of AHA’s programs and initiatives. Join an interdisciplinary team and contribute to a wide variety of projects that cross the spectrum of cardiovascular health and disease prevention. 

 

Want to help get your resume to the top?  We are looking for your expertise in the following areas.

Qualifications

  • Currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Public Health, Community Health, Statistics, or related field of study.
  • Ability to understand scientific communication (journals, briefings, reports, statistics, etc.).
  • Strong organizational skills, strong written scientific communication skills.
  • Experience developing data collection instruments and conducting basic descriptive statistical analysis
  • Experience using MS Office (including PowerPoint and Excel) to create reports

 

Want to increase your chances of an interview? Include a cover letter!

 

Submit a cover letter explaining why you are pursuing an education in public health or a related discipline and why the AHA internship appeals to you. 

 

So, are you ready to work for the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to fighting heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases?  Click on “New Resume” to submit your online application.  Only those candidates deemed most qualified by the hiring manager will be contacted to interview.

 

 


At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.

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