Northwestern Medicine Pre-Med Gap Year Internship Program
The Pre-Med Gap Year Internship Program places exceptional pre-medicine students into clinical environments for one year to work, conduct research, and participate in faculty-led lectures.
This program offers the opportunity to be part of a team of knowledgeable and caring clinicians who are committed to providing world-class care in a premier academic medical center. Through the program, you will also be immersed in a network of other pre-med students. This is a paid benefits-eligible role.
To be eligible, you must:
- Have completed your bachelor’s degree within the last year by the time the program starts
- Demonstrate interest and eligibility to apply to med school within the next 1-3 years
- Be available to participate in the program for 40 hours per week for a 13-month period
The program includes 32 hours of clinical duties and eight hours of research each week
Equity Grand Rounds and other education seminars are led by clinical and administrative leaders across Northwestern Medicine
You will participate in hospital orientation.