Welcome to the Health and Life Science interest community!

Members of this community are interested in careers that combine their love of science with their desire to help people.

People who pursue careers in Health and Life Sciences take knowledge from science and other related sources and apply it to research and clinical practices to maintain and improve the health of living beings.

Examples of career pathways include (but are not limited to): diagnostic services, therapeutic services, support services, health informatics, and biotechnology research and development. Professionals work in hospitals, dental offices and laboratories, government and private research centers, pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, community and public agencies, and large health care organizations.

Lab Assistants urgently needed at UW Virology

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UW Virology has an urgent need for several hourly workers during COVID testing and this opportunity is perfect for students looking to gain some lab skills and experience.

The UW Virology Lab is seeking several hourly (part-time) workers to assist …

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Unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning

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The Career & Internship Center is excited to announce that all UW students, staff, and faculty now have free unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning, an on-demand library of high-quality instructional videos designed to help you gain new skills and advance …

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NIH Virtual Summer Enrichment Program

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The National Institutes of Health has opened their summer enrichment program this week to all who are interested!

Sessions include:

What You Can Do in College to Enhance Your Chances of Getting into Medical or Graduate School
Choosing and Applying …

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Fellowship opportunities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

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Please visit Handshake to learn more about fellowship opportunities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and to apply.

Epidemic Intelligence Servicehttps://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3736471
Epidemiology Elective Programhttps://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3740581
Presidential Management Fellowshiphttps://app.joinhandshake.com/jobs/3740584
Prevention Effectiveness Fellowship

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Free workshops & drop-in groups @ the Counseling Center

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The Counseling Center is offering free workshops and drop-in groups that teach skills related to stress management, managing thoughts and emotions, mindfulness, and more. All of their workshops for Spring 2020 will be offered via Zoom.

To request link, contact counsels@uw.edu

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