PATH is an international organization that drives transformative innovation to save lives and improve health, especially among women and children. We accelerate innovation across five platforms-vaccines, drugs, diagnostics, devices, and system and service innovations-that harness our entrepreneurial insight, scientific and public health expertise, and passion for health equity. By mobilizing partners around the world, we take innovation to scale, working alongside countries primarily in Africa and Asia to tackle their greatest health needs. Together, we deliver measurable results that disrupt the cycle of poor health.
Global Program: Digital Health
Project Name: Digital Health Operations Standardization project
Start date: November 2017
End date: January 2018
Estimated number of hours per week: 20-30
Location(s) of internship: Seattle, WA
Will the intern be receiving a stipend?*: Yes
Will the Intern travel? (local or international): No
Description of internship project:
The Digital Health (DH) intern will work with the Director of Operations to create standardization manuals, tools, and best practice guides for the DH team.
Internship goals and learning objectives/benefit to the intern:
The intern will gain an understanding of how PATH works as an organization as well as knowledge of the Digital Health space. Assisting with development of a DH toolkit will also provide an opportunity to learn more about DH best practices and provide experience with project management and implementation.
Skills to be developed and/or expanded during internship:
Better understanding of how global organizations such as of PATH function. Understanding of the Digital Health landscape, implementation and project lifecycle development/implementation, tool and manual development.
Learning outcomes (how the Intern's performance will be evaluated):
Required skills and experience:
*PATH does not provide a stipend to interns who are California residents.
*All PATH internships are eligible for school credit. Please refer to your university's process for credit eligibility.
Must have legal authorization to work in the United States.
PATH is dedicated to diversity and is an equal opportunity employer.
PATH is an equal opportunity employer. Every qualified applicant will be considered for employment. PATH does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or orientation, genetic information, age, national origin, marital status, disability status, political ideology, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.