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Monday, September 15, 2014

For MPH students interested in doing service within the Maywood community…

Wednesday, September 24, 2014
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. SSOM 390
Organizing session for Volunteer Homelessness Services for West Suburban PADS
Lynda Schueler, Executive Director, West Suburban PADS
Come sign on for service in the homeless shelter, medical clinic, street outreach, or to make lunches for those in need.
And bring your lunch.

Thursday, September 11, 2014

RWJF Health Policy Fellows Call for Applications

The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Fellows program provides the nation’s most comprehensive fellowship experience at the nexus of health, science and policy in Washington, D.C. It is an outstanding opportunity for exceptional midcareer health professionals and behavioral and social scientists with an interest in health and health care policy promoting the health of the nation. Fellows participate in the policy process at the federal level and use that leadership experience to improve health, health care and health policy.

Click here for more details and how to apply.

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Volunteer/Practicum Opportunity with Cook County Health and Hospital System (CCHHS)

Cook County Health and Hospital System in partnership with Maywood PLCCA is conducting a suburban food literacy study. The purpose of this study is to determine the rates of food literacy in communities with limited food access in Maywood. Students will gather data and help to develop a food literacy intervention for the access, planning, selection, and preparation of local foods. The volunteers will work with Dr. Terry Mason  Chief Medical Officer, Cook County Health and Hospitals Systems.

Contact: Dr. Lena Hatchett, lhatchett@luc.edu with questions.