The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) has a Co-Op Opportunity!

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November 20th, 2012

Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA)

The APUA internship/co-op program is intended to offer qualified applicants unique learning experiences concerning nonprofit administration; public health programming and communications at the national and international levels. Interns are assigned projects and receive broad exposure to all aspects of the organization, and many facets of pharmaceutical policy, research, and consumer and provider education.

Internship Duties:

Support research and educational projects

Support in development and grant writing related to antibiotic use, development, and antibiotic resistance

Meeting coordination and other administrative activities

Communications management and materials development for the APUA website, blog and social media outlets

Drafting of press releases, editorials, media advisories, and educational materials

Public relations and outreach campaigns

Liaison with stakeholders, consultants, and media

Provide information and outreach to APUA international chapters


 B.A. or B.S. working toward MPH or other graduate degree

6-month commitment: 24 hours/week

Start date is negotiable.

For more information on APUA, see

To apply, send cover letter and CV/resume to Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed. No phone calls, please.

Global Public Health Co-Op Opportunity

The Alliance for the Prudent Use of Antibiotics (APUA) is a global public health organization dedicated to improving antimicrobial access and controlling antimicrobial resistance. Founded in 1981 and located on the Tufts Medical School Campus in Boston, APUA conducts its public health research and education programs in conjunction with affiliated chapters in over 66 countries. APUA Programs are conducted in collaboration with leading national and international health organizations.