2018 EcoCenter Health Leaders Fellowship Deadline Extended

Check it out!  https://www.ecocenter.org/health-leaders  Apply by January 8, 2018

The Health Leaders Fellowship program is a leadership development opportunity for health professionals of all types, at any stage in their career.

As trusted spokespeople for institutional and policy change, health professionals are uniquely positioned to tackle some of our most pressing environmental health challenges.

The Health Leaders Fellowship program aims to develop and inspire local environmental health leaders through a series of issue and civic engagement trainings and field experiences.

Program Overview

Health Leaders learn from experts in the field about the connections between human health and the environment and what can be done to improve health outcomes. Fellows will develop the critical civic engagement skills needed to advocate for change within health care institutions and in the public policy arena. Through a unique guided practicum fellows will gain experience applying new knowledge and skills to help drive social change.

Who should apply?

We are looking for a diverse group of health professionals at all stages of their career, from student to retiree and with a wide range of specialties.

  • Nurses
  • Dietitians
  • Public Health Professionals
  • Physicians
  • Physician Assistants
  • Midwives
  • Medical and Nursing Students
  • Other health professionals

Ideal applicants are health professionals who are committed to prevention and passionate about creating safe and healthy environments where we live, work and play. They are also interested in helping to drive institutional, policy and systems transformation and advancement.  This Fellowship is geared toward Michigan residents/practitioners. 

For application, click here.