Health Media Jobs and Opportunities: Your chance to promote solutions to health problems
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Senior Associate, Communications, Pew Health Group
Location: Washington, D.C.
From the Website:"The Senior Associate for Communications is a member of the Pew Communications Department, assigned to work with multiple PHG programs dedicated to helping Congress and federal agencies develop and institute medical and food-related policies to protect the public health. The Senior Associate will promote PHG research, issues, and spokespersons in the media."
New Job Listings
Healthcare Reporter, New Hampshire Public Radio
Location: Concord, NH
Autism Writer, Autism After 16 (via JournalismJobs)
Investigative Reporter/ Environment, Investigative Post (via JournalismJobs)
Location: Buffalo, NY
Medical Billing and Coding Blogger, Consumer Media Network
Senior Medical Writer, Amylin Pharmaceutical, Inc.
Location: San Diego, CA
Freelance Writer for Indoor Health Blog, Freelanceswitch.com
Manager of Social Media and Communications, El Camino Hospital
Location: Mountain View, CA
Medium: Online and other
Deputy Media Director, California Right to Know (via Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism)
Associate Creative Director/ Copywriter, EnviroMedia Social Marketing
Location: Austin, TX
Fund for Environmental Journalists 2012, Society of Environmental Journalists
Eligibility:"Open to journalists working for print, broadcast and/or online media; and full-time faculty or students working or enrolled at accredited schools."
Deadline: July 15 (Summer Cycle), November 15 (Winter Cycle)
From the Website: "SEJ's Fund for Environmental Journalism accepts applications for grants of up to $3,500 to help underwrite environmental reporting projects and entrepreneurial ventures. The purpose of the FEJ is to provide incentives and support to qualified journalists and news organizations to enhance the quantity and quality of environmental journalism."