NATIONAL MARFAN FOUNDATION

 
General Information
Description of AgencyOffers internship positions at the National Marfan Foundation that was founded in 1981 by people affected by the Marfan syndrome and their families. Its purpose is to: disseminate accurate and timely information about the condition to patients, family members and health care providers, provide support for patients and their families and support and foster research. Intern position requirements include: interest in/desire to explore health policy, social work, genetics counseling, health education or program elements of a non-profit organization, ability to organize multi-phase projects, strong oral and written communications skills, interest in interacting with healthcare professional, patients and families, computer literate with working knowledge of word processing and e-mail and an interest in using databases and the ability to work effectively with others as well as independently. Call for further information.
LocationNassau
Geographic AreaPort Washington, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
Agency TypeNonprofit
 
Availability
Hours of OperationM-F 9am-5pm
 
Contact Information
Contact's NameJohn McGrath
Contact's PositionPresident and CEO
Physical Site Address 122 Manhasset Avenue
Physical Site City, State, ZipPort Washington, NY 11050
Mailing Address 122 Manhasset Avenue
Mailing City, State, ZipPort Washington, NY 11050
Main Phone(516)883-8712
Other Phone(800)-8-MARFAN
Fax(516)883-8040
Emailjbuffone@marfan.org
Web Addresswww.marfan.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb12
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: NATIONAL MARFAN FOUNDATION
Affiliated Programs: INTERNSHIPS
SUPPORT SERVICES DEPARTMENT
Affiliated Services: INTERNSHIPS
SUPPORT SERVICES DEPARTMENT