Are you interested in employment in the public health sector?

Are you interested in training opportunities in the public health sector?

The Center for Latin American and Latino/a Studies at Georgia State University

Presents:

Take the Challenge to Impact National/Global Health!! ?Public Health Training and Employment Opportunities at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

A talk by Victoria Hunter and Kenneth L. Domínguez, MD, from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Tuesday November 8, 2011 at 2:00 PM(9th Floor GCB)

Victoria L. Hunter Strategic Recruiter Human Capital Management Office (CDC)

Victoria Hunter began her federal career as a Department of Army Intern, working as a Human Resources Specialist at Fort Irwin, California then at Fort Benning, Georgia. Vicki joined the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in 2001, where she currently serves as the agency's Strategic Recruiter. In this role, Vicki is responsible for leading CDC's recruitment and outreach initiative. This includes attending professional conferences, career fairs, and partnering with colleges and universities to establish a pipeline of students and other professionals interested in working for the CDC. She currently resides outside of Columbus, Georgia, where she currently attends Columbus State University.

CAPT Kenneth L. Dominguez, M.D., M.P.H. (USPHS)
Medical Epidemiologist (CDC)
National expert on HIV in pregnant women, infants, children and Latinos
National Center for HIV, Viral Hepatitis, STD, and TB Prevention
Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention
Clinical Epidemiology Team

Dr. Dominguez has dedicated his professional career in pursuit of describing the HIV/AIDS epidemic in infants, children and their mothers with the goal of decreasing mother-to-child HIV transmission and improving the quality of life and survival of HIV-infected children. He completed a Bachelor’s degree from Harvard University, both a Medical degree and Masters in Public Health degree at Columbia University. He also completed residency training in both Pediatrics and Preventive Medicine at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center in Torrance, California and at the CDC in Atlanta, respectively and trained as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (E.I.S.) Officer through CDC at the Puerto Rico Department of Health. In 1991, he became a Commissioned Officer in the U.S. Public Health Service and currently serves at the rank of Captain. Since 1993, through his work and research at CDC’s Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Dr. Dominguez has become a national expert in the area of HIV in pregnant women, infants, and children, and in the U.S. Latino population.

For information, email Prof. Hector Fernandez