Part time: Student Volunteer with the All of US Research Initiative, Policy Division

National Institutes of Health

About the organization

The National Institutes of Health (NIH), a part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, is the largest biomedical research funding organization in the world. NIH is made up of 27 Institutes and Centers, with a specific research agenda, often focusing on particular diseases or body systems. NIH employs approximately 18,000 employees in varied occupations, both science and operations that support research efforts that improve health and save lives. For more information on NIH's mission and goals, and its 27 Institutes and Centers, visit the NIH website.

Duties

Perform analyses on topical policy and ethical issues and help writing policy documents. The individual will conduct literature searches, be able to navigate databases, and have familiarity with ethical, social, and policy issues in biomedical research.

Qualifications

Mature
Self Motivated
competent in research on the internet
Good communication skills
Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously

Salary

None

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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