Thursday, March 10, 2016

Program Management Internship (Diversity Policy and Programs) with Association of American Medical Colleges

Diversity Policy and Programs (DPP) was established at the AAMC to ensure diffusion of promising practices that increase diversity within the faculty and student body of the nation’s medical schools and teaching hospitals. To accelerate the pace of change and ensure our members are capitalizing on the full range of talent, DPP has reframed and repositioned diversity and inclusion as drivers of institutional excellence with the target outcome of improving the health of all. Program Management in Diversity Policy & Programs to the Policy, Strategy, and Outreach (PSO) cluster supports program and project management work across the AAMC.




Responsibilities:
•    Provide support to the DPP projects
•    Develop, maintain, and report project metrics
•    Help implement the best practices for Program Management
•    Organize the DPP SharePoint site
•    Work with various databases and data entry
•    Develop and conduct presentations


Development Opportunities:
•    Develop skills related to Program Management
•    Work with professionals in a positive team oriented environment
•    Learn planning and organizing skills with Project Management software and SharePoint


Qualifications:
•    Must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate program
•    Creative thinking and conceptualization; messaging, good verbal/written communication skills
•    Good interpersonal skills: be able to interact with staff, vendors, and constituents
•    Computer skills – experienced with Word, Excel, and email. IT background preferred
•    Applicants should have excellent planning and organizing skills, with the ability to work in teams

Apply here.