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Public Health Research/ QI Internship
Company: American Academy of Pediatrics
Location: Itasca, IL
Employment Type: Internship
Date Posted: 03/31/2023
Expire Date: 05/31/2023
Job Categories: Other / General
Job Description
Public Health Research/ QI Internship
The American Academy of Pediatrics is the nation’s leading advocacy organization for children’s healthcare, headquartered in Itasca, IL,
What the intern expects to learn from this assignment:
• Quality Improvement Meetings
• Participate in daily/weekly staff huddles as schedule allows
• Learn about other quality improvement teams at the AAP
• Quality Improvement Projects
• Participate in project meetings with project staff, subject matter experts and other leaders
• Participate in educational webinars hosted by the team and other AAP programs
• Qualitative and Quantitative Data Analysis
• Develop proficiency with Microsoft Excel, such as using formulas, tables, and charts to manage and analyze data
• Learn to organize, analyze, and interpret qualitative data
What major projects or activities the intern will be involved with:
• Assist with management and analysis of AAP Quality Networks participation data.
• Merge multiple spreadsheets into one database
• Filter and "clean" data by reviewing files to identify and resolve discrepancies
• Validate participation data through online searches and/or outreach to primary care practices or hospitals
• Assist with summary and analysis of participation data using Excel tables and charts
• Assist with management and analysis of AAP Quality Networks survey data
• Merge multiple spreadsheets of data into one data base
• Apply standard labels for survey questions and response options within database
• Assist with summary and analysis survey data using Excel tables and charts and basic descriptive statistics
• Qualitative data analysis
• Assist with the organization and analysis of qualitative data by coding survey responses and maintaining a database of survey responses
• Assist with identifying themes and patterns in coded data
Skills needed:
• Interest social science or public health research
• Interest in public health, knowledge in quality improvement a plus
• Detail oriented with excellent organizational skills
• Proficient in Microsoft Word, basic understanding of Microsoft Excel
• Coursework in introductory statistics beneficial, but not required
Days/ Hours
Flexible on start and end date,2- 4 days a week, 20-30 hours per week
To be considered for this opportunity:
• You must apply at https://www.aap.org/employment
• Included in the submission should be a resume, a cover letter explaining how this opportunity will benefit you, and if needing course credit for school the information/documentation from college/university on requirements for obtaining an internship
Other information:
• Internships are paid $20/hr * unless requirements from school or grant of project prohibits pay
• The work environment is hybrid. Preference would be for interns to be on site in our Itasca office 40% of their internship time. Fully remote internships will be reviewed on a case-by-case basis
• Interns must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be onsite. Requests for a medical or religious accommodation regarding this vaccination can be submitted for consideration upon an offer of internship
• You may apply to more than one internship opportunity if there are more than one of interest
As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace.
Reasonable Accommodation: Individuals with a disability in need of a reasonable accommodation regarding the job application process may call 630-626-6297. Please note, only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.
Contact Information
Company Name: American Academy of Pediatrics
Website: https://www.aap.org/employment...
Company Description:
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a membership organization of 67,000 pediatricians and approximately 500 staff committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. The AAP promotes pediatrics and advances child health priorities by developing policy, conducting research, building coalitions, raising public awareness, funding community-based projects, and supporting training and professional education for our membership.
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