The Rusk Health Career Opportunity Program is now accepting applications.

The Rusk Health Career Opportunity Program consists of three four-week internships that provide students with hands-on clinical experience and exposure to the diversity and variety of health professions. Internships are available in such departments as: Anesthesiology, Cardio/Pulmonary Research, Clinical Nutrition, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Plastic Surgery, Psychological Research, Radiation Oncology, Rehabilitation Medicine, Social Work, and Speech Pathology. Admission is highly selective.

The application deadline is Tuesday, Feb. 15, 2011.  For more information or to download an application, visit the Rusk Health Career Opportunity Program Website. Students interested in applying may contact Dr. Geoff Hempill at or 718.982.2301 for assistance with their applications. Further information can also be found in the Career and Scholarship Center in Building 1A, Room 105.