American Heart Association Part Time Intern - Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation in Dallas, Texas

Overview

Are you ready to join an organization where you can make an extraordinary impact every day?

Imagine 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 day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.

This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.

Responsibilities

The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Part-time Internship opportunity with the Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation team at our office located in Dallas, TX.

AHA’s Centers for Health Metrics and Evaluation (CHME) is looking an intern 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 program evaluation, public health, and health promotion projects that cross the spectrum of cardiovascular health and disease prevention.

The intern will support a variety of CHME tasks, including systematic literature reviews, basic data analysis, survey design and implementation, qualitative data coding, and administrative tasks related to program evaluation.

Qualifications

Required Experiences:

  • Currently enrolled in college for a Master Degree

  • Strong ability to understand scientific communications (journals, briefings, reports, statistics, etc.)

  • Strong scientific writing and communication skills

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, OneNote, Access), and strong organizational skills,.

  • Experience with program evaluation methodology preferred.

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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Requisition ID 2018-3240

Job Family Group Business Operations

Job Category Health Services