Every employee at PIH (and at our affiliated programs at Brigham & Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, and the Harvard School of Public Health) plays an important role in our efforts to improve health in poor communities. If you are interested in working in a stimulating and diverse environment, and have demonstrated competencies in relevant areas for PIH, we encourage you to apply.
For positions based overseas, PIH requires medical clearance by an independent Occupational Medicine clinician. Candidates will receive a conditional employment offer, pending medical clearance, and must be medically cleared before overseas travel is authorized. Failure to receive medical clearance may result in revocation of the offer of employment.
Positions with Partners In Health
PIH Summer 2014 Internship Program
Applications are no longer being accepted for our summer 2014 internship program. Applicants selected for the program will be notified April 4, 2014. Unfortunately, we cannot provide additional information until that time. Thank you for your interest in PIH's summer internship program.
Positions with Affiliated Programs
Summer Intern, Nyaya Health
Do you want to spend your summer in the heart of NYC working to help Nyaya Health deliver health care to the world’s poorest? We’d love to have you apply. Applications are being accepted on an immediate, rolling basis for a Development Assistant, Design Assistant, Marketing Assistant, and Finance & Operations Assistant. Please click here for instructions on how to apply.
Nyaya Health is a for-purpose organization that exists to realize the right to health by delivering transparent, data-driven health care to Nepal’s rural poor. Since 2008, the organization has delivered health care to over 150,000 people in Nepal’s poorest region, currently employs 160 Nepalis, and has catalyzed $140,000 of Nepali government investment in the last 4 years. Accolades include being ranked by GiveWell as a Standout Organization in 2011; being listed in the Top 10 Most Effective Charities by Peter Singer’s organization, The Life You Can Save; and receiving GuideStar Gold for “demonstrating its commitment to transparency.” Read more about what makes us different as part of our Cultural DNA.
Last Mile Partnerships Officer, Tiyatien Health
Tiyatien Health (TH) is seeking a Liberia-based Partnerships Officer who can forge lasting public and private partnerships in support of the organization's upcoming expansion of frontline health service across rural Liberia. The Last Mile Partnerships Officer will be directly responsible for day-to-day management of all of TH’s in-country partnerships involving direct or joint implementation of our ground-breaking FHW program. This includes our partnerships with the Ministry of Health’s regional County Health Teams, our work with national-level projects such as the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria (GFATM), and potential future partnerships with commercial and non-governmental actors in Liberia. Reporting to the Director of National Partnerships, the Last Mile Partnerships Officer will manage these relationships by building a strategy for outreach and cultivation of in-country engagements, helping to negotiate and finalize all memoranda of understanding and contracts, assuming responsibility for all communication and reporting to each partner, representing TH needs and concerns with partners, and tracking all current and emerging relationships. To apply, click here.
Research Assistant, Project COPE
Working under the supervision of the Principal Investigator and following established policies and procedures, oversees all of PCORI research activities described in the protocol. The Research Assistant will be responsible for the following activities: organizing and coordinating all PCORI research activities, working with the Data Manager, Program Manager, and diverse stakeholders to ensure transparency, ethical conduct, and timely execution of research activities; coordinating data collection with the Data Manager, RPMS specialist, and Information Technology (IT) staff at local Indian Health Facilities; recruiting, coordinating and analyzing qualitative interviews with patients; collecting and organizing study data; scheduling patients for study visits; maintaining and updating data generated by the study; ensuring timely approval and reporting to all funding and ethical oversight committees; and supporting the Program Manager to ensure communication of study progress and findings with local and external stakeholders. To apply, click here.
Development and Communications Associate, Village Health Works
Village Health Works (VHW) seeks a Development and Communications Associate, who will work with VHW’s leadership team to create strategic communications that strengthen VHW’s base of individual and institutional support. Under the general supervision of the COO, the Associate will grow VHW’s donor base by enhancing VHW’s visibility in social and traditional media, crafting grant proposals, and helping to organize and orchestrate fundraising events. The ideal candidate is creative, entrepreneurial, detail-oriented, flexible, and able to juggle multiple tasks and thrive in a fast-paced environment. To learn more, please visit here.
Development Director, Village Health Works
Village Health Works (VHW) is seeking an experienced Development Director to work with VHW’s co-founders to expand our donor base. Under the general supervision of the COO, the Development Director will: create fundraising strategies that increase the organization's support from individuals, corporations, foundations, and other sources; administer and implement all fundraising activities of VHW; play a key role in identifying, cultivating, and soliciting major donors for capital and annual gifts; work in close collaboration with staff and key volunteer leadership to achieve the fundraising goals of the organization; and supervise staff and volunteers involved with development. To learn more, please visit here.
Global Pediatric Fellowship, Boston Children's Hospital & Partners in Health
The Global Pediatric Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital is currently accepting applications for the Global Pediatric Fellowship program. This is a two year training program, in which Fellows rotate in 6 month blocks between a field placement in Haiti, Rwanda, or Liberia, and a clinical placement in Boston, Massachusetts. The focus of the fellowship is on skills in global health service delivery, including skills in clinical care, medical education, program development, management, evaluation, quality improvement, and in implementation focused research. Candidates must be board certified/eligible in pediatrics or medicine-pediatrics. For entry into the fellowship on July 1st, 2014, the application deadline is October 15th, 2013. To download the Fellowship Information Packet, click here. To apply, click here.
Paul Farmer Global Surgery Fellowship, Children’s Hospital Boston & Partners In Health
The primary goal of the Paul Farmer Global Surgery Fellowship is to address the role of surgical care in population-based health care in resource-poor settings throughout the world. Surgeons associated with Harvard Teaching Hospitals, in conjunction with Partners In Health, have addressed this need for a multidisciplinary approach to healthcare by launching a Fellowship program that combines surgical training with the advanced study of global public health. Through the Paul Farmer Global Surgery Fellowship, dedicated surgeons are able to obtain the medical and non-medical skills they need to improve the health of some of the world's most impoverished people. The Paul Farmer Global Surgery Fellowship is a one or two year program that is designed for medical professionals who have either already completed their surgical residency or are taking a scheduled break to conduct research. For more information, click here.