The Arthritis Foundation is seeking an energetic and passionate public health intern to assist with the growth of the Live Yes! Arthritis Network through working with patients and health care providers in the Georgia Market.
Our team of dedicated professionals and volunteers are leading the fight for the arthritis community and helping to conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science, and building community connections.
Conduct market and prospect research
Partner with volunteers to organize and execute patient educational programs
Assist with growth of Arthritis Connect Groups
Help plan and execute Juvenile Arthritis initiatives, including summer camps, family retreat weekends and JA Days
Assist with educational program grant writing
Ensure healthcare practices have necessary Arthritis Foundation materials
Assist in recruiting new health care providers to become involved with the Arthritis Foundation
Build partnerships with local medical societies/associations and medical/nursing schools
Assist with increasing participation in patient reported outcome assessment, Live Yes! Insights
Communicate mission activities with constituents
Assist in local advocacy efforts
Promote the Arthritis Foundation’s mission throughout the community * Assist with administrative projects as needed
Microsoft Office proficiency
Internet savvy with regular and consistent computer and internet access
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Self-motivated, team player with the ability to meet deadlines, remain flexible, and adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment
Strong organizational skills, with keen attention to details
Must be able to work in a group and independently
Open to local travel with reliable transportation
The Spring Public Health internship/ volunteer opportunity will run through May 2021, with the opportunity to extend if desired. Summer and fall internships/volunteers are available as well. This remote position has part-time and full-time options available. Occasional evening and weekend work may be needed. This is an unpaid career experience program; course credit may be provided if needed.
For consideration, please send cover letter and resume to cmapp@arthritis.
The Arthritis Foundation is the Champion of Yes. Leading the fight for the arthritis community, the Arthritis Foundation helps conquer everyday battles through life-changing information and resources, access to optimal care, advancements in science and community connections. Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life - and making each day another stride towards a cure. We also publish Arthritis Today, the award-winning magazine that reaches 4.2 million readers.