Public Health

National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Part of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. Primary Federal agency for conducting and supporting medical research; website lists funding and employment opportunities and links to all of the individual NIH Institutes.

Council on Education for Public Health

An independent agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit schools of public health. Includes a list of schools offering health education programs and a comprehensive listing of health policy-related organizations.

American Public Health Association (APHA)

Oldest and largest organization of public health professionals in the world. Website offers the latest news in the field of public health, legislation and advocacy information and a career services area with employment listings.

Academy Health Career Center

Organization of health services researchers, policy analysts, and practitioners, and a resource for health research and policy. The website has employment listings for health research and policy. Includes a list of funding opportunities.