Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

About Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

CDC works 24/7 to protect America from health, safety and security threats, both foreign and in the U.S. Whether diseases start at home or abroad, are chronic or acute, curable or preventable, human error or deliberate attack, CDC fights disease and supports communities and citizens to do the same. CDC increases the health security of our nation. As the nation’s health protection agency, CDC saves lives and protects people from health threats. To accomplish our mission, CDC conducts critical science and provides health information that protects our nation against expensive and dangerous health threats, and responds when these arise.


Cyber security

October 2018 Atlanta, GA
“Learning about the positions offered throughout the cdc and learning the ins and outs of cyber security.”

Research Intern

May 2019 - August 2019 Atlanta, GA
“I enjoyed being responsible for my own research and having the freedom to do research on topics I am passionate about.”
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Questions & Answers

What would it be like to work as an epidemiology assistant at the CDC?

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