INTERNSHIPS

INTERNSHIPS

 
General Information
Description of ServiceOffers 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
Geographical AreaPort Washington, New York; Town of North Hempstead, New York; Nassau County, New York
 
Availability
Hours of Operation M-F 9am-5pm
Contact Information
 
Contact's Name Jennifer Buffone
Contact's Position Director of Support Services and Volunteer Development
Physical Site Address 1 22 Manhasset Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Port Washington, NY 11050
Mailing Address 1 22 Manhasset Avenue
Mailing City, State, Zip Port Washington, NY 11050
Main Phone (516)883-8712
Other Phone (800)-8-MARFAN
Fax (516)883-8040
Service Location Email jbuffone@marfan.org
Web Address www.marfan.org
 
Additional Information
Last UpdateFeb12
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: NATIONAL MARFAN FOUNDATION
Affiliated Program: INTERNSHIPS
This Service: INTERNSHIPS
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Career Exploration (ND-2000.1500-180)
Health Care (L)
Internship Programs (ND-2000.3500-330)
Marfan Syndrome (YF-3000.4910)
Students (YG-8000)
Volunteer Opportunities (PX)
Volunteers (YY)
Work Experience (ND-2000.3500-950)