NHC Job Bank


The National Health Council has created this special page for its members to post job openings and to foster the unique talent pool of patient advocacy organizations. For more information on posting a job, click here.


Washington, DC
Posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2018

The ALS Association is dedicated solely to the fight against Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) and has three objectives: to fund research that will lead to the eradication of ALS, to provide quality care and support for the ALS community, and to build public awareness and support for a cure. The National Office provides leadership and support for 39 independent chapters and fundraises to support the organization’s mission, including its global research program. Working in a federated model, the Vice President, Communications will support this effort. 

Washington, DC
Posted: Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Established in 1985, The ALS Association is the only national non-profit organization fighting Lou Gehrig’s Disease on every front. As the preeminent ALS organization, The Association leads the way in research, care services, public education, and public policy — giving help and hope to those facing the disease. The mission of The ALS Association is to lead the fight to treat and cure ALS through global research and nationwide advocacy, while also empowering people with Lou Gehrig’s Disease and their families to live fuller lives by providing them with compassionate care and support.

Posted: Thursday, September 13, 2018

Research!America, the nation’s largest not-for-profit advocacy and public education alliance working to make research to improve health a higher national priority, is seeking a Senior Communications Specialist to help raise public awareness of medical and health research issues. Responsibilities include writing and editing communications materials and providing communications support for a variety of projects, campaigns and events to increase support for public and private sector research and innovation among policymakers, media and the public.

American Diabetes Association
Arlington, VA
Posted: Thursday, September 6, 2018
Washington, DC
Posted: Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Supervisor: Kelly Cox, Senior Director, Global Alliance Development

Start date: September 2018

End date: Contract renewal at completion of one year; two-year maximum contract

Hours/Schedule: 40 hours a week

Johnson & Johnson’s Global Health Policy group is recruiting for an Alliances Manager to be based in our Washington, DC office.

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Greater Kansas City area
Posted: Friday, August 3, 2018

PKD Foundation retained the services of EFL Associates to assist in them in their search for a Chief Operating Officer (COO). The PKD Foundation is the only organization solely dedicated to finding a cure for Polycystic Kidney Disease. Located in the Greater Kansas City area, the Foundation is highly regarded and well-funded.

To learn more about this excellent operations leadership role please contact Patti Broderick at 816-945-5420 or pbroderick@eflassociates.com.

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Landover, Maryland
Posted: Tuesday, June 26, 2018

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America (AAFA) is the leading not-for-profit organization for people with asthma and allergies, and the oldest asthma and allergy patient group in the world. With over 65 million Americans who have asthma or allergies, we’re sure that you or someone you know is impacted by these conditions.

Landover, Maryland
Posted: Monday, June 25, 2018

The Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America is the leading not-for-profit organization for people with asthma and allergies, and the oldest asthma and allergy patient group in the world. We are dedicated to improving the quality of life for people with asthma and allergic diseases through education, advocacy and research. Our office is located in Landover, Maryland.

Posted: Wednesday, June 20, 2018

At UCB, we put our heart, soul and skills into making a difference for people living with severe disease.  Working together to push the boundaries, we blend the best of our talents to unlock innovation.  Will you join us in this pioneering adventure?

Posted: Monday, June 18, 2018

Position Overview: The Immune Deficiency Foundation (IDF), founded in 1980, is the national nonprofit patient organization dedicated to improving the diagnosis, treatment and quality of life of persons with primary immunodeficiency diseases (PI) through advocacy, education and research.