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Join the Pacific and Southwest Regional Health Equity Council - Application Deadline: Friday, July 27, 2018

posted Jun 27, 2018, 2:19 PM by Tech Support
The Pacific and Southwest Regional Health Equity Council (PSWRHEC, also known as RHEC IX) is seeking new members to fill one or more vacancies in each of the four states and Pacific territories in our region: Arizona, California, Hawaii, Nevada, American Samoa, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, and the Republic of Palau. These states and territories encompass the US Department of Health and Human Services Region IX.

We currently are seeking committed and dedicated individuals to serve on PSWRHEC. In particular, we seek energetic and proactive members to actively contribute to our working council whose work and expertise fall under specific sectors such as:
  • Nonprofit fundraising and sponsored programs
  • Private/for-profit organizations such as labor unions, businesses, and chambers of commerce 
  • Community-based and faith-based organizations, and nonprofit agencies 
  • Educational institutions such as colleges and universities 
  • Local government and civic organizations 
  • Students/young Professionals (graduates and undergraduates with public health interest) 
  • Health professions such as community health workers (CHWs), public health, and allied health professionals 
  • Healthcare systems and medical associations 
  • Media and communications such as radio, newspaper, television, and social media outlets 
How to Apply to Be a PSWRHEC Member

PSWRHEC currently is accepting applications from qualified individuals interested in becoming members of PSWRHEC from the four states and the Pacific territories of Region IX. Individuals may submit an application online using the following link:

In addition to providing information and answering a few questions on the online application form, each applicant must upload a current curriculum vitae or resume. Applications must be submitted by Friday, July 27, 2018.

For additional information, please go to the PSWRHEC Get Involved page: