Medical Internships

Task 1: Assessment and Profile of Medical Internship Programs
Length: 400-700 words
Submission format: upload to website as “post”

How to create a profile for the formal/informal internship:

  • Institution name and mission
  • Time commitment (dates, hours spent per week) or Program Schedule
    • Start Date/End Date
    • Hours per week
  • Daily work or other Internship/Shadowing Activities
  • Academic requirements and credentials
  • Other Application Requirements
    • Letters of Recommendation
    • Personal Essay
    • Cover Letters
    • Entrance Essays or other Application Questions
  • What will you do on the job?
  • Presentation at the end? Post-Internship presentations?
  • Program evaluation
    • strength
    • weaknesses
  • Money $$$ (Mo money Mo problems)
    • Room/Board
    • Stipend
    • Paid/unpaid work
    • Cost/Fees

Task 2a: Letter of Support Request
Length: 200-300 words
Manuscript Preparation: ORAL FORMAT

Task 2b: Curriculum Vita (Resume)
Length: as long as it is
Manuscript preparation: Format flexible but word or PDF preferred format is preferred
Submission format: upload to website (added to picture and bio)

Final Project: Internship Application (formal or informal)
Length: 750-1,200 words, not including works cited!
Manuscript preparation: APA format, PDF
Submission format: “Writing Post”