Health Career Internship Program (HCIP)

Manhattan-Staten Island Area Health Education Center (MSI AHEC
New York, New York.
Type Academic Enrichment, Rural Health, Clinical Observation
Dates 27 Jun 2016 - 5 Aug 2016
Deadline March 31, 2016

Description

The Bronx?Westchester and Manhattan? Staten Island Area Health Education Center is committed to improving the health and health care outcomes of underserved communities in Manhattan, Staten Island, Bronx and Westchester through the recruitment, retention and enrichment of the healthcare workforce. One of our recruitment programs is the Health Careers Internship Program allows students aspiring toward a career in the health professions the opportunity to work in a health care setting and interact regularly with health professionals.

Students will report to placement sites Monday through Thursday, and will have didactic sessions with medical and nursing students on Fridays. 

 

This is Unpaid & 6 weeks long,shadow health professionals & didactic sessions with medical students.

Start date & end date of program is TBD. Please contact program.

Eligibility

  • Must be a college Junior, Senior in the current application year. with a GPA of 2.9 or higher ( Rising College Juniors to Post Bachelorette)
  • Student must have a strong interest in pursing a health/medical career
  • Students must live or attend school in Manhattan, Staten Island, Bronx or Westchester County
  • Must be a United States Citizen or have Permanent Resident Status

 

 

More Information

http://www.msiahec.org/programs.html

Program Coordinator
Mayra Leon
, 43 Central Park North
New York, New York 10026
Phone: 212-534-2432
Fax: 212-534-2478
mleon@msiahec.org