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Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: New fellowship and health writer opportunities available

Health Media Jobs & Opportunities: New fellowship and health writer opportunities available

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Job Listings  

News Editor, Men's Health
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Science Editor, GIZMODO
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Writer/Editor, University of California Los Angeles - WORLD Policy Analysis Center (WPAC)
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Editorial Copywriter, Fab Fit Fun
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Science/Health Editor, Group SJR
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
General Assignment Reporter, The Chronicle of Social Change
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Grant Writer, Aids Healthcare Foundation
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Freelance Health Editor, Student Health 101
Location: Remote
Status: Part-Time, Contract
Job Type: Online/Print

Health Information Writer - Intern, American Speacialty Health
Location: San Diego, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Healthcare Research Editor, IBM Watson Health
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Health Care Reporter, POLITICO Pro
Location: Chicago, IL
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Public Health Writer/Editor, Oak Ride Associated Universities
Location: Rockville, MD
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Freelance News Writer, Tidelands Health
Location: Remote
Status: Part-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Science Writer, Newsweek
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Deputy Science Editor, Newsweek
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Editor, St. Louis Public Radio
Location: St. Louis, MO
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Radio
 
Reporter, KCUR
Location: Kansas City, MO
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Radio
 
Reporter, WNPR
Location: Hartford, CT
Status: Full-Time, Two-Year-Grant-Funded Position
Job Type: Radio
 
Feature's Editor, Men's Health
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
  
Health + Fitness Writer, The Cheat Sheet
Location: Remote
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Scientific Writer, City of Hope
Location: Duarte, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Creative Writer, HealthTap
Location: Palo Alto, CA
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online/Print
 
Health Reporter, Tech Times
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
 
Breaking News Writer, Healthline.com
Location: New York, NY
Status: Full-Time
Job Type: Online
  

Fellowships & Ongoing Education 

AHCJ-CDC Health Journalism Fellowships, Association of Health Care Journalists
Information: AHCJ has teamed up with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention - with the support of the Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust - for the AHCJ-CDC Health Journalism Fellowships. Up to 10 fellows will be chosen to spend a week studying public health issues at two CDC campuses.
Deadline: October 2, 2017

Initiative to Increase Diversity in Social Justice Investigative Reporting Grant, The Fund for Investigative Journalism (FIJ) and the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism at Brandeis University
Information: IJ's Board of Directors looks for:  stories that break new ground and expose wrongdoing – such as corruption, malfeasance, or misuse of power – in the public and private sectors. FIJ encourages proposals written for ethnic media as well as those submitted by journalists of color. Grants average $5,000 but can be as high as $10,000. They cover out-of-pocket expenses such as travel, document collection, and equipment rental. FIJ also considers requests for small stipends.

Deadline: September 25, 2017

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