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Volunteer Opportunities
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The lifeblood of ACPM is the work of the many members who volunteer their time, expertise, and knowledge to the College. Enhance your career while advancing Preventive Medicine and ACPM!

Below is a listing of open and general volunteer opportunities available to ACPM members. Learn more about each and follow application instructions. Most applications can be submitted by completing the interest form at the bottom of this page.

ACPM Groups

  • Global Health Special Interest Group – ACPM members are organizing a new special interest group to address issues in global health. An introductory webinar is tentatively scheduled for February 8 and organizers are planning an inaugural in-person gathering at the annual meeting. To participate, complete the interest form below. Applicants are specifically required to submit a description (up to 500 words) of a potential project in global preventive medicine / public health. No application deadline has been set.
  • Resident Physician Section Leadership – The ACPM Resident Physician Section is accepting nominations for section leadership positions for the 2018-2019 term including president, executive vice-president, and several vice-presidents. Submission must include a CV and a personal statement, up to 250 words, through the online nominations form. Nominations are due by April 2.

Members may complete the interest form join one of ACPM's membership groups, including committees, sections, academies, or special interest groups. Most groups are open to all members and appointments are typically made in conjunction with the annual meeting. Watch for future calls for volunteers!

Preventive Medicine 2018

  • Judges – ACPM is seeking judges to review scientific posters and oral abstracts at Preventive Medicine 2018. Reviewers must be registered for the meeting, complete training to serve as a judge, and attend all required dates and sessions. Residents and medical students are not eligible to serve as judges. Apply using the interest form below.
  • Blues musicians – ACPM is seeking members who are blues musicians to play at a new session format at Preventive Medicine 2018. The session will take place in a blues club setting and will feature music and conversations interspersed with short talks. To be considered, please complete the interest form below and send a short video of you playing individually or as part of a group to Jessica Bradshaw.

Preventive Medicine 2018 will be held March 23-26, 2018, in Chicago, IL. For additional information, please visit the meeting website.

External Opportunities

  • Otsuka Fellowship – Early- and mid-career preventive medicine physicians are encouraged to apply for a 2-year fellowship is based at Otsuka's American headquarters in Princeton, New Jersey. Fellows will use their skills to support research, development, adoption, and utilization of pharmaceutical and device products worldwide. To apply, complete the application form on the fellowship page. Applications are due by February 28.
  • CVD Action Group – ACPM is seeking a physician member who can represent the College by serving on a Collaborative Action Group organized by the American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC). The Group is being organized to improve discourse and collaboration between all organizations involved in the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease (CVD). Volunteers must be able to attend the first meeting scheduled on Friday, March 9, 6:30–8:00 p.m., in Orlando, FL. Looking forward, the Group plans to meet annually with interspersed conference calls. To volunteer, complete the interest form below at your earliest convenience.
  • AJPM Board Member – ACPM is accepting nominations for a new representative to serve on the Board of Governors of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine (AJPM). The open position is a joint appointment of ACPM and the Association of Prevention Teaching and Research. Interested individuals who are members of both societies are encouraged to apply at your earliest convenience. Members of the AJPM Board are expected to meet in-person once per year and participate in calls and committee work as necessary. Apply using the interest form below at your earliest convenience.

Interest Form

Complete and submit the below form to apply for a volunteer opportunity offered by or in conjunction with ACPM. If you have any questions, contact Benjamin Butz. Thank you for your interest.

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All applications and placements are subject to fulfillment of eligibility requirements and committee chair approval in relevant opportunities.
Some ACPM committees and groups are not listed above due to specific bylaws or policy requirements regarding the selection of volunteers.

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