Sector-specific resources for job-seeking public health workers.
A Primer On International Health (362.1 Buc)
An overview of global health issues. Where do you see yourself being able to contribute in the field of public health?
The International Directory of Voluntary Work (361.37025 INT)
This comprehensive directory will give you ideas to gain valuable global work experience in the field of public health.
The World Health Report (Ref 614.4 Wor)
This report from the World Health Organization measures the amount of disease, disability and death in the world today.
World Volunteers: The World Guide to Humanitarian and Development Volunteering (361.7025 Wor)
,”For people who want to get involved but don’t know how!”
ALPHA: Assocation Of Local Public Health Agencies
(www.alphaweb.org/?page=Current_openings)Lists current job openings at Ontario’s health units and descriptions of the various public health disciplines and links to Canadian training programs.
Canadian Public Health Association
(www.cpha.ca)The CPHA represents public health in Canada with links to the international public health community.
Ontario Society of Nutrition Professionals in Public Health
(www.osnpph.on.ca)An organization for nutrition personnel in public health offering networking opportunities and a forum to discuss public health issues in Ontario.
Public Health Agency of Canada
(www.phac-aspc.gc.ca)The newly created government agency will play a major role in a Canadian network of expertise and research in public health.
Public Health Jobs Worldwide
(www.jobspublichealth.com)Describes itself as "The only comprehensive source of public health careers worldwide."
World Health Organization: Careers and Development
(www.who.int/employment/)The World Health Organization’s new e-recruitment site allows you to create your own profile, upload your resume and monitor the status of international vacancy notices.
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