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Summer Internship for First Year Medical Students
The Center for Healthcare Improvement & Patient Safety is accepting applications for its 2015 Medical Student Summer Internship. During the 6-8 week program, the selected candidate will receive an introduction to the field of healthcare quality and safety and will participate in a quality improvement research project under the direction of a fellow or faculty member. The intern will receive a stipend of $3,000.
Applicants should email the director, Dr. Jennifer S. Myers, a CV and brief essay (one page or less) stating why they are a fit for this position and what about it interests them. The application deadline is March 15, 2015.