Career Pathways

Healthcare experience opportunities at MCV

How to get started

Contact Mr. Harris King at hking1@vcu.edu. Mr. King will forward you the appropriate application, arrange for the experience and for student learners, assure that necessary training is conducted and affiliation agreements are obtained

Medical experience opportunities

NICU shadowing: https://pediatrics.vcu.edu/pediatric_specialties/neonatal/nicu.html
Center for Trauma and Critical Care Education: http://www.ctcce.vcu.edu/html/index.html
Pre-Medical Graduate Certificate Program: http://www.medschool.vcu.edu/graduate/premed_cert/index.html
Massey Cancer Center clinical trial research: http://www.massey.vcu.edu/clinical-trials/personnel/

Dentistry experience opportunities

Orthodontics shadowing: http://www.orthodontics.vcu.edu/postgrad/shadowing/
Pediatric Dentistry shadowing: http://www.pediatricdentistry.vcu.edu/shadowing/
Continuing Education and certifications: http://www.dentistry.vcu.edu/professionals/continuingeducation/
Listing of dental associated labs: http://www.dentistry.vcu.edu/research/resources/

Additional Resources and Programs for getting experience

Volunteer Services: https://www.vcuhealth.org/?id=907&sid=1
Paid Positions: http://www.vcuhealth.org/careers/start-your-career-search
Dogs on Call: http://www.chai.vcu.edu/volunteer/becoming-a-dogs-on-call-team/
VCU Life Sciences research opportunities: http://lifesciences.vcu.edu/research/
VCU Community Memorial Hospital research opportunities: http://www.vcu-cmh.org/content/VolunteerOpportunities.htm
MCV Hospital Auxiliary: https://www.vcualumni.org/Volunteer/How-to-help/mcvhauxiliary/
Shadowing abroad: http://www.gapmedics.com/ and http://www.gapmedics.com/amsa/