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2014 NHSC New Site Application Cycle is Now Open!

Tue, 04/15/2014

It is an exciting time to become an NHSC-approved site! For a list of benefits visit National Health Service Corps! The cycle is now open to those who have never been approved as an NHSC site. All completed applications must be submitted by June 16, 2014, at 11:59 pm, ET to be considered for an award.

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Theater in the Fields: A Guide for Dynamic Outreach with Farmworkers

Thu, 04/10/2014

New bilingual resource available April 2014! In print and online!

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Leonard Doak Memorial Scholarship in Health Literacy

Fri, 02/14/2014

The Institute for Healthcare Advancement is honored to partner with Cecilia Doak in announcing the Second Annual Leonard Doak Memorial Scholarship in Health Literacy. This scholarship is open to healthcare professionals who practice health education for vulnerable populations in underserved areas and who would otherwise lack the resources to obtain this training on their own. For more information and application details, click here. 

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MCN applauds progress on the Worker Protection Standard (WPS)

Fri, 01/31/2014

Migrant Clinicians Network welcomes news that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will soon propose revisions to the Worker Protection Standard (WPS), which provides workplace protections for farmworkers exposed to pesticides. MCN has long urged the EPA to include stronger protections for farmworkers in the WPS. 

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Internship Opportunity: AOEC Occupational Health Internship this Summer 2014

Fri, 01/24/2014

Applications for Summer 2014 Now Available!

Paid Summer Internship Opportunity!
June 16 – August 15, 2014

 

The Occupational Health Internship Program (OHIP) is a national summer internship dedicated to helping students learn about the field of occupational safety and health (OSH) from those most at stake: working people.

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MCN’s Hombres Unidos violence prevention program receives Roth Award

Thu, 01/23/2014

For Immediate Release January 23, 2014

Contact:
Adrian Velasquez, Family Violence Prevention Coordinator
512-579-4505; avelasquez@migrantclinician.org

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New Family Violence Prevention Resource available! Place your FREE order here now!

Thu, 12/19/2013

Engaging Migrant Men in the Prevention of Sexual and Intimate Partner Violence

Migrant Clinicians Network is excited to announce the availability of Engaging Migrant Men Videos and Fotonovelas.  With the support of the U.S. Justice Department’s Office on Violence Against Women, MCN has created resources designed by Latino migrant men for other Latino migrant men to engage them as allies with women in the prevention of sexual and intimate partner violence. 

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Managing Ambulatory Health Care Course

Tue, 12/17/2013

The Managing Ambulatory Health Care course is an exciting collaboration between the Migrant Clinicians Network and the National Association of Community Health Centers. Over one thousand clinicians have completed this continually updated program, consistently rating it excellent for its practicality in the clinical setting, sensitivity to the needs of community health center physicians, and timeliness. MCN will be augmenting the established content with our expertise in Global and Migration Health.

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