Student Opportunities 

The HBCU Wellness Training is an intensive learning experience aimed at preparing Student Health Ambassadors (SHAs) for roles as change agents within their communities.


Below is a student opportunity list categorized by activity, employment, or continued education. Please note, not all opportunities listed below are affiliated with TN-MMC HBCU Wellness Project; and descriptions are summarized from the corresponding organization’s website. Also, there may be fees associated with opportunities for continued education.

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Health Equity Project Manager
(Nationwide Talent Pipeline)

The CDC Foundation is working with CDC and state and local authorities to provide surge staffing that are crucial to the nation’s COVID-19 vaccine response. We are seeking candidates for a Health Equity Project Manager role.


Job Highlights
Salary Range:  $70, 000 - $80, 000 Annually

Position End Date: 7/31/2022

Position Type:  Limited Term Position

Full Suite of Benefits Offered

Remote/Hybrid/Onsite:  Remote

Notice to Applicants: The CDC Foundation requires all employees to be fully vaccinated* for COVID-19 as a condition of employment effective November 22, 2021. All offers of employment after that date are contingent upon proof of full-vaccination status as a part of the pre-employment process.




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COVID-19: Back to Campus (2020-2021)

The Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative (CITI Program) is dedicated to serving the training needs of colleges and universities, healthcare institutions, technology and research organizations, and governmental agencies, as they foster integrity and professional advancement of their learners. This complimentary course provides training for staff, students, and faculty on COVID-19 safety for their return to campus.

Availability: no expiration

Independent Learner Price: FREE



16th Health Disparities Conference
February 22-24, 2022 (New Orleans, LA)

Conference participants will include clinicians (pharmacists, physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and allied health professionals), health policy makers, researchers, health educators, public and community health leaders, and students whose work incorporates the use of multidisciplinary partnerships that build collaborations to eliminate health disparities and achieve health equity.


Important Dates

10/17/2022 – Abstracts Open

10/17/2022 – Registration Opens

01/06/2023 – Abstract Submission Deadline