Internship - Washington, DC
Experience the excitement of working in the DC area.
Watch what people say about the MHN intern experience:
This internship opportunity could include, but is not limited to:
Public Policy: Direct advocacy - preparation of educational briefings for Congressional staff Attending Congressional hearings and local seminars
Watch examples of MHN public policy initiatives:
Health outreach: Development of original health informational brochures and literature hand-outs Represent MHN at trade shows and public policy events Internet correspondence with various health e-mail groups
An example is our tribute to veterans in the Washington Redskins locker room. See this locker-room interview of Charlie Cook of the Cook Report:
Research issues such as: Health disparities in education and medical research Family issues such as adoption, child abuse, custody, foster care and welfare
This is a hands-on experience in public policy. Qualifications include enthusiasm, basic computer skills, confidence in written and oral communication skills and being an independent initiator. Work hours are negotiable and flexible.
A learning plan is tailored to best suit your interests upon arrival at the Men's Health Network. A successful candidate will work in the Alexandria, Virginia office near the King Street Metro station.