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Baltimore City Health Department

Director, Opioid Overdose Prevention

The Baltimore City Health Department is seeking a Director of Opioid Overdose Prevention who will work to implement BCHD's opioid overdose prevention strategy and other harm reduction initiatives. The Director will oversee, manage and coordinate all overdose-related work, serve as the primary and direct contact for communications regarding overdose efforts in Baltimore City and manage overdose and treatment related public education efforts, among other responsibilities. Interested candidates are advised to send a resume/CV and cover letter to Jeff Amoros, Deputy Chief of Staff, Baltimore City Health Department.

Columbus Public Health Department

Public Health Physician

The Columbus Public Health Department is seeking a Public Health Physician who will serve as the  as the medical director/provider for the TB program and other clinical programs.  Under general direction, this position is responsible for providing diagnosis, consultation and medical treatment to patients and/or coordinating, managing, or providing consultation and advice to specialized medical programs in the Columbus Public Health Department. This position also will be involved in medical oversight of public health responses like infectious disease investigations and outbreaks to protect the public’s health. Interested candidates are advised to send a resume/CV and cover letter to Alisha Ardolino. Contact Health Commissioner, Dr. Mysheika Roberts at 614-645-5489 or MWRoberts@columbus.gov with questions.

Santa Clara County Public Health Department

Deputy Public Health Officer

The Santa Clara County Public Health Department is seeking a Deputy Public Health Officer to lead the Infectious Disease and Response Branch. The Deputy Public Health Officer is responsible for shaping and leading all aspects of the Infectious Disease & Response branch, including strategic direction and administrative oversight. The Deputy Public Health Officer will serve as backup for the Health Officer and Assistant Health Officers and will act as the medical/physician liaison to other County departments. Interested candidates are advised to visit www.sccjobs.org to apply.

Minneapolis Department of Health

Deputy Commissioner of Health

The Minneapolis Department of Health is seeking a Deputy Commissioner of Health who will serve as the Chief Operating Officer of the department. The Deputy Commissioner will assist the Commissioner of Health in providing leadership and direction in the Department and will be  responsible for efficient internal support operations, including oversight of research and evaluation, public health emergency preparedness, and administrative services, as well as effective enterprise relationships and coordination of key external partnerships. The Deputy Commissioner will assume responsibility for the Department in the absence of the Commissioner. Interested candidates are advised to visit here to apply. Priority will be given to those who submit an application by Wednesday, February 28, 2018.