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Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: Apply for U.S. News & World Report

Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: Apply for U.S. News & World Report

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Job Listings

Health & Wellness Reporter, U.S. News & World Report
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online

Healthcare News Writer, TriMed Media Group
Location: Chicago, IL
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Staff Writer, VICE Health
Location: Brooklyn, NY
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online

Education/Health Reporter, The Bemidji Pioneer  
Location: Bemidji, MN
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Deputy Project Editor, Kaiser Health News
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Data Journalist, Kaiser Health News
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Project Reporter, Kaiser Health News
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Health Business Writer, Atlantic Information Services
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Public Safety and Health Reporter, The Argus Observer
Location: Ontario, OR
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Features Editor, Health, AARP
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Senior Editor, Men's Health
Location: Emmaus, PA
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Health and Social Services Reporter, CALmatters
Location: Sacramento, CA
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online

Freelance Health Editor, everydayHEALTH.com
Location: New York.,NY
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online

Editor, Indiana University Health
Location: Bloomington, IN
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Associate Editor, The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Publishing

Writer/Editor, Children's Healthcare Atlanta
Location: Atlanta, GA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print

Web Producer, Kaiser Health News
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time - 6 month contract
Job Type: Online/Digital

Global Health English Editor, Project HOPE
Location: Remote
Status: Volunteer
Job Type: Online/Print

Health Editor, O, The Oprah Magazine
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Health Journalist, American Diabetes Association
Location: Alexandria, VA
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Health & Fitness Writer,The Cheat Sheet
Location: Remote
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online

Health Care Reporter, POLITICO Pro
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Health Care Policy Editor, POLITICO Pro
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Data Journalist/Analyst, Kaiser Health News
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Project Reporter, Kaiser Health News
Location: Washington, D.C.
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Associate Editor, Men's Health
Location: Emmaus, PA
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Health Reporter, Louisville Public Broadcasting 
Location: Louisville, KY
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Broadcast

Associate Medical Editor, American Cancer Society
Location: Atlanta, GA
Status: Full-Time 
Job Type: Online/Print

Education, Fellowships & Awards  

Complexities of Mental Health Media Training, National Press Foundation

Information: Over four days, journalists will dive into a range of topics, including diagnosis and intervention; developments in treatment and research; economic impact; demographics; mental health legislation and public policy reforms; successful models in crisis intervention training for law enforcement; and community-based care. We’ll look at best practices for reporting on mental illness and mental health policy, with a focus on how to approach reporting on crimes involving the mentally ill. 

Deadline: July 13, 2016

 

MJ Bear Fellowship

Information: The MJ Bear Fellowships identify and celebrate early-career digital journalists, working independently or for a company or organization, who have demonstrated — through professional experimentation, research or other projects — that they deserve support for their efforts and/or vision.The fellows are up-and-coming journalists inside or outside the newsroom who are just beginning to make their voices heard in the industry and working to expand the boundaries of digital news.

Deadline: July 14, 201

 

CNN Diversity Fellowship

Information: Digital journalists from diverse backgrounds with experience reporting for mobile and social platforms are encouraged to apply for the CNN Diversity Fellowship at ONA16. Four winners will receive an all-expenses-paid trip to the ONA conference in Denver Sept. 15-17. Applications will be open to journalists of diverse backgrounds, inclusive of race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, age and gender.

Deadline: July 14, 201

 

Grant, NIHCM Foundation

Information: NIHCM Foundation supports timely health care journalism that informs efforts to improve the health of Americans and that examines emerging health issues and their implications for cost, quality and access. NIHCM Foundation is making a total of up to $250,000 available and expects to fund 6 to 8 projects from this amount.

Deadline: July 15, 2016

 

The Journalists in Aging Fellows ProgramThe Gerontological Society of America (GSA) and New America Media (NAM)

Information: The Gerontological Society of America (GSA) and New America Media (NAM) are welcoming applications — from journalists who wish to cover aging issues and/or who work for ethnic media outlets serving U.S. communities — for the seventh year of their joint fellowship program. To date, 2016 support is provided by grants from The Silver Century Foundation, AARP, The Retirement Research Foundation, and The John A. Hartford Foundation. Stories resulting from the last six years are available on GSA's website.

Deadline: July 29, 2016 at 5 p.m. 

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