Informational Webinars for Fellowship Applicants

Attend a mix of informational webinars to learn about the EIS fellowship program, hear about the work and experiences of current and former disease detectives, learn about the application process, how to put your best application forward, and get your questions answered. Webinars are open and free for any interested candidates to attend.

If you are unable to attend any upcoming webinars, we encourage you to watch a recorded webinar to learn valuable information about the EIS program.

What It’s Like to Be a Real Disease Detective in CDC’s Epidemic Intelligence Service

Join us to get an overview of the EIS fellowship program and hear from current and former disease detectives about their public health work, fellowship experiences, and how alumni are applying the skills and experiences in their post-fellowship positions. A question-and-answer period will be held at the end.

Dates and times for upcoming informational webinars will be announced beginning in the fall of 2022.

Watch a recording of an EIS informational webinar from April 2022. EIS leaders and current and former EIS officers discussed what it’s like to participate in the program and answered questions from participants.

Preparing Your Best Application to Become a CDC Disease Detective in the Epidemic Intelligence Service

Join us to learn the ins and outs of the EIS application and selection process and get tips for on preparing a quality application for this highly competitive process. A question-and-answer period will be held at the end.

Dates and time for upcoming informational webinars will be announced beginning in the fall of 2022.

Have questions or need additional information? Please contact the EIS program at eisapplication@cdc.gov.

Explore the Pilot Joint ID/EIS Fellowship Program

Dates and times for informational webinars about the joint ID/EIS fellowship program will be announced beginning in the fall of 2022.