Laboratory Leadership Service (LLS)

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LLS application period is open through June 27. Apply now.

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Host site application period will be open June 17–August 18. CDC seeks state and local public health laboratories to host LLS fellows who start assignments in July 2020.

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CDC’s Laboratory Leadership Service (LLS) fellowship program prepares high caliber PhD scientists to become public health laboratory leaders. Through on-the-job service at CDC and other public health laboratories, fellows acquire and apply skills in laboratory quality management, the science of biosafety, and leadership.