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The National Center for Learning Disabilities is recruiting a professional with social media savvy and an interest in grassroots movements to manage its education and advocacy programs. Also, there are still a few days left to apply for a grant from the Fund for Environmental Journalism.

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Today is the last day to send in your applications for the Association of Health Care Journalists' Media Fellowships on Health Performance. Don't miss out on this excellent opportunity. We've also listed this week's health media jobs, internships, educational opportunities and more.

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Should student journalists try to specialize in health? This week in Career GPS, we ask journalism professors what they tell their students about journalism, specialization and the job market ahead.

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NPR seeks a Senior Editor to produce health content for its award-winning team this week. Also featured are opportunities with healthy lifestyle websites, trade publications and more.

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Here at Career GPS, we spend a lot of time discussing how to make successful careers. As important as working toward our goals is celebrating our successes. This week, we offer updates and good news from the Center for Health Journalism Digital community.

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Broadcast, print and online media professionals are wanted to cover health beats and manage health-related programs nationwide this week.

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If it is hard to make a good career in news, it's even harder to make a well-paying career in broadcast television news. KABC-TV health reporter Denise Dador and medical producer Julia Seifer told CCNMA conference-goers that it takes persistence and passion to make it.

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This week, KQED is seeking citizen journalists in various cities to report on the health issues that plague their communities. Also, note that applications for the Health Journalism Fellowships presented by the Association of Health Care Journalists & Centers for Disease Control and Prevention are due in one week. As always, find the latest in health jobs, workshops and more.

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Apress editor Jeff Olson says that he relies on people he has already worked with and writers' blogs to find authors for books on current events, including one in the works on health care options for businesses.

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Southern California Reporting on Health readers, take note of an exciting workshop taking place in Los Angeles next weekend. Spend a day with the National Association of Black Journalists and hear from local journalists about how to improve the news coverage of health issues.

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