ACEs Aware Seeking Applicants to Support Clinical and Communications Work

Now Hiring: ACEs Aware Seeking Deputy Communications Director and Two New Clinical/Science Advisors 

ACEs Aware, led by the Office of the California Surgeon General (CA-OSG) and the California Department of Health Care Services (DHCS), is hiring for three new positions to further the mission of supporting Medi-Cal providers across California with training, clinical protocols, and payment for screening children and adults for Adverse Childhood Experiences.

Aurrera Health Group is the project management contractor for the ACEs Aware initiative and will be the hiring manager for these positions. To apply, submit application materials via email with the position title in the subject line by the date indicated.


2 ACEs Aware Science/Clinical Advisors

Full Time | Contract Position | Remote (PST Work Hours)

ACEs Aware is seeking two candidates to serve as science/clinical advisors to the ACEs Aware initiative. The advisors will provide and facilitate scientific and clinical expertise, input, and review of initiative activities and work products. This full-time role involves working closely with California Surgeon General Dr. Nadine Burke Harris, and requires robust knowledge on ACEs and toxic stress science and research, including the impact of toxic stress on neuro, immune, endocrine, and metabolic responses, ACE-Associated Health Conditions, and research on interventions that mitigate the impact of toxic stress.

To apply, submit application materials to with the subject line “ACEs Aware Science/Clinical Advisor” by March 1, 2021.

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Deputy Communications Director

Full Time | Aurrera Health Group Position | Remote (PST Work Hours)

ACEs Aware is recruiting for a Deputy Communications Director to lead event planning, outreach, promotions, and public affairs engagements for principal leaders of the ACEs Aware initiative. Responsibilities will also include supporting Dr. Nadine Burke Harris on public speaking engagements related to ACEs Aware, and supporting provider and stakeholder engagement activities.

To apply, submit application materials to with the subject line “Deputy Director – Communications” by March 8, 2021.

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