The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) increases national health security. As a national health protection agency, CDC saves lives and protects people from health threats. To accomplish their mission, CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise.
Get details about a wide array of internship opportunities open to students and grads here.
Science Ambassadors: High school, middle school, or college faculty members can become Science Ambassadors with the Centers for Disease Control. Science ambassadors spend 5 days at the CDC in Atlanta, GA, learning about public health and collaborating with CDC scientists on learning activities. As a Science Ambassador, participants will attend sessions and learn from CDC scientists and will have the opportunity to collaborate with CDC scientists to develop lesson plans that will be used by educators across the country. While participating, educators will tour CDC facilities as well as enhance and expand their professional networks.
Check back for details about upcoming 2016 Science Ambassador positions here.