The Public Health Associate Program (PHAP), a unique public health training program with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will open the 2019 application period February 4-8.
PHAP is a competitive, two-year, early-career, paid training program for recent graduates who are interested in a career in public health. Associates gain broad, hands-on experience working in public health programs in state, tribal, local, and territorial public health departments; nongovernmental organizations; public health institutes and associations; academic institutions; and CDC quarantine stations.
Prospective candidates can learn more about the PHAP application process, discover benefits of the program, find answers to frequently asked questions, and read about associates’ experiences by clicking Become an Associate on the PHAP website. Associate applications will be accepted via www.usajobs.gov when the application period opens on February 4. Those with questions about the program can contact PHAP at firstname.lastname@example.org or 404-498-0030.