Career Services

Additional Resources

Professional Public Health Organizations:

American College of Epidemiology (ACE)
American College Health Association (ACHA)
American Public Health Association (APHA)
Association for Prevention Teaching and Research (APTR)
Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology, Inc. (APIC)
Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL)
Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO)
Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH)
American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene
Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA)
Carter Center
Council of State and Territorial Epidemiologists (CSTE)
Florida AHEC Network
Florida Public Health Association
National Association of County & City Health Officials (NACCHO)
National Association of Local Boards of Health (NALBOH)
National Cervical Cancer Coalition (NCCC)
National Environmental Health Association (NEHA)
National Network of Public Health Institutes (NNPHI)
National Physical Activity Society
Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)
Public Health Foundation (PHF)
Public Health Laboratory Service, United Kingdom
Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA)
Society for Public Health Education
The Network for Public Health Law
World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA)
World Health Organization (WHO)

Potential Employers

3ie: International Initiative for Impact Evaluation
Abt Associates
American Cancer Society
American Refugee Committee
American Red Cross
Community Solutions
International Rescue Committee
JHPIEGO, affiliated with Johns Hopkins
March of Dimes
National Latina Institute for Reproductive Health
Partners In Health
Planned Parenthood
Population Council
Public Health Institute
RAND Corporation
RTI International

Research Training Opportunities:

Cancer Training at NCI (Maryland)
NIH Research Training & Research Career Development

Additional Resources:

APHA Public Health Student Opportunities: Internships, Awards, Scholarships
Global Health Fellows Program II, Resources for Job Seekers Public Health & MPH Scholarships and Grants
Public Health Online: A Guide to Public Health Careers

University of Miami Resources:

Toppel Career Center and HireACane

  • Login to HireACane using your MyUM ID and password and access job and internship postings (under the Postings tab)
  • HireACane provides access to resources including TypeFocus personality assessment, Optimal Resume resume template and mock interview software, and Career Shift job search tools

University of Miami Alumni Association, Career Resources

  • Alumni Career Newsletter, ‘Cane Connections database, Career Coaches, Career Webinars, and more

The Launch Pad

  • Offers career guidance, resources, and advice to entrepreneurs, innovators, and inventors