Located in Western North Carolina the Eagle’s Nest Foundation summer camp and academic semester school provide transformative wilderness and cultural adventures. For over 85 years the Foundation has focused on fostering profound individual development, connection to the natural world and responsible action to our local and global communities. Eagle’s Nest Foundation is a non-profit educational organization whose programs are designed for young people ages 6-18.
Eagle’s Nest is seeking an EMT to staff our health care facility for the summer of 2018.
Responsibilities: Working with a Registered Nurse or Physician’s Assistant, the EMT is responsible for providing daily and first aid care to approximately 140 campers and 60 staff, and for working with wilderness staff to manage first aid kits. Staff will live on the campus in beautiful Pisgah Forest.
Qualifications: Candidates must have a minimum of current EMT-Basic certification, and, if certified outside of North Carolina, must be able to get reciprocal certification in this state. Wilderness EMT certification is strongly preferred.
Benefits: Competitive salary, room, board, access to laundry, and professional discounts on gear.
Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) is an international leader in health care delivery and has been the site of pioneering breakthroughs that have improved lives around the world. A 793-bed teaching affiliate of Harvard Medical School in Boston, it is internationally renowned for excellence in patient care, groundbreaking biomedical research, and training the next generation of leading physicians and scientists. BWH has been recognized for 23 consecutive years by US News & World Report as one of America’s Best Hospitals and provides care to patients from throughout the U.S. and from over 120 other countries in virtually every area of adult medicine.
Check out their postings in Handshake:
- Research Assistant/Medical Practice Evaluation Center – deadline April 30
- Technical Research Assistant/Department of Orthopaedic Surgery – deadline April 30th
- Clinical Research Assistant/Department of Orthopaedic Surgery – deadline April 30th
- Clinical Research Coordinator – deadline May 15th
- Laboratory Coordinator – deadline May 15th
- Clinical Research Assistant/Skeletal Health and Osteoporosis – deadline May 15th
- Research Assistant I – deadline May 31st
Application deadline May 1st.
Will you have a Bachelor’s Degree in a Life Science, Computer Science, or Business? Do you want to work at the interface of microbiology, computer science, molecular biology and clinical science? Would you like to translate insights from the human microbiome into novel therapies? If so, check out the employment opportunities at Finch Therapeutics!
There are 3 postings in Handshake:
NYC residents – check this out! Application deadline April 30th.
The City of New York has launched an innovative summer internship program for students interested in pursuing careers in the life sciences industry, providing an opportunity to work in a range of companies from early-stage startups to large pharmaceutical and biotech firms. Companies signed up to host so far include BioHealthWays, Celmatix, Chimeron Bio, Deerfield, Envisagenics, Flatiron Health, Kinnos, Lucerna, New York Stem Cell Foundation, Pfizer and Roivant Sciences.
Talented and dedicated college or graduate students can apply for science track or management track internships for summer 2018. Students enrolled in a New York City-based college or university or New York City residents enrolled in any college or university are eligible to apply. Eligible majors and areas of study include:
- Biomedical Engineering
- Computer Science / Data Science / Statistics
- Other life sciences / STEM fields
- Supply Chain / Operations
- Public Affairs
Internships are full-time 10 week paid positions starting in June 2018. Interns will be invited to participate in a range of exciting events including networking receptions, industry career panels, site tours, and will have opportunities to meet industry leaders and more.
Apply as early as possible, as they will be matching students with internship hosts on a rolling basis. Please note: As an applicant, you are not guaranteed a placement. Learn more in handshake.
Application deadline April 30th.
The Psychosocial Research Program at Butler Hospital is seeking a full-time research assistant to work on NIH-funded research projects relating to women’s perinatal mental health, starting in June 2018. This position primarily involves working on clinical treatment studies are examining the efficacy of novel behavioral interventions for pregnant women with depression symptoms (PI: Cynthia Battle, Ph.D), including physical activity and yoga-based interventions. The Research Assistant will be responsible for screening and recruiting research participants, conducting assessments, entering data, and conducting-based community outreach. In addition, some work on other studies related to mood disorders or women’s mental health may be involved. Please note that a valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle are required. The position is based at the Butler Hospital Psychosocial Research Program, located in Providence, Rhode Island, which is affiliated with Alpert Medical School of Brown University. For more information about their research, please refer to faculty member’s web pages, located at: https://vivo.brown.edu/display/cbattle.
If you’re interested in clinical research and want to live in Boston, log into Handshake to check out the many job opportunities posted there:
- Research Assistant – The Medical Practice Evaluation Center is seeking full-time Research Assistants to work with an internationally recognized multidisciplinary team from Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School with collaborators at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Yale School of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, and Brigham and Women’s Hospital as well as multiple international sites. The group uses methods of clinical epidemiology, economics, and simulation modeling to evaluate clinical outcomes, costs, and cost-effectiveness of strategies for preventing, managing, and treating HIV/AIDS as well as other diseases. Our research efforts include work in the United States as well as in Brazil, Côte d’Ivoire, France, India, Mozambique, South Africa, Thailand, and Zimbabwe.
- MGH Center for Women’s Mental Health Research Assistant – The Center for Women’s Mental Health is a clinical and research program within the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital. Our Program is dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric disorders associated with female reproductive function. The Center provides a range of clinical services to women which include: consultation regarding the use of psychiatric medications during pregnancy; treatment for postpartum mood and anxiety disorders; treatment for premenstrual syndrome; and treatment of menopause related mood and anxiety symptoms, sleep disorders, and hot flashes. The goal of our research division is to examine a wide range of questions which affect the lives of women with psychiatric conditions. Our research projects mirror the span of our center’s clinical expertise. For more information about the clinical and research program, please visit our website: www.womensmentalhealth.org.
- Pulmonary Function Technologist – The PFT Tech acts as a critical member of the patient care team within the department, collaborating fully with the other care team members in assuring continuity of care for their patients. The PFT Technologist promotes a philosophy of patient/family-focused care in all interactions. This is a great opportunity for recent science grads with aspirations for a career in the medical field.
Prepare for life after graduation with online business courses from Harvard Business School’s HBX Credential of Readiness (CORe) Program
- Take all 3 courses in tandem
- 15-20 hours per week
- Final Exam required
- Earn the Credential of Readiness
- $1,950 for 3-course program*
May 15th / 10 Weeks / Apply by May 7th
June 12th / 10 Weeks / Apply by June 4th
July 3rd / 8 Weeks / Apply by June 25th
APPLY to HBX CORe here.
When: Sunday, April 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Tufts University of Dental Medicine, 1 Kneeland Street, Boston
Join Tufts for a personal view into the world of a dental student’s life and what it takes to get there. Experience hands on pre-clinical dentistry with the aid of current students and tour the facilities of the Tufts Dental Boston campus during this exciting full-day event!
What to expect:
- Lunch is provided
- Tour of Tufts Dental School
- Mock interview
- Financial aid workshop
- Composite workshop
- Student panel
- Personal statement review workshop
The deadline for applications is April 20th and spaces are limited. The Predental Day website is http://dental.tufts.edu/predental-day/ .
Deadline April 30th.
They are looking for an independent and highly motivated individual to join their research program focused on mammalian regenerative biology. The Lehoczky Lab studies mouse digit tip regeneration and is presently focused on determining the molecular pathways necessary for this process. This position provides an exciting opportunity to work at the interface of basic and translational research in a collaborative and stimulating environment.
- Previous laboratory experience in molecular biology, genetics, and mouse husbandry is recommended.
- Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail are essential.
- Ability to multi-task, think critically and work independently.
- Good interpersonal, communication and problem solving skills. Demonstrates the ability to work in a collaborative, team-oriented environment, and can clearly write about and present their work.
- Two year (or more) commitment strongly preferred.
The Center for Women’s Mental Health is a clinical and research program within the Department of Psychiatry at Massachusetts General Hospital. Our Program is dedicated to the evaluation and treatment of psychiatric disorders associated with female reproductive function. The Center provides a range of clinical services to women which include: consultation regarding the use of psychiatric medications during pregnancy; treatment for postpartum mood and anxiety disorders; treatment for premenstrual syndrome; and treatment of menopause related mood and anxiety symptoms, sleep disorders, and hot flashes. The goal of our research division is to examine a wide range of questions which affect the lives of women with psychiatric conditions. Our research projects mirror the span of our center’s clinical expertise. For more information about the clinical and research program, please visit our website: www.womensmentalhealth.org.
The research coordinators in our Program are each assigned 1-2 active research projects and are responsible for the implementation of those projects under the guidance of the principal investigator(s) and the supervision of the senior research coordinator.