Medical and Health Care Internships in Shanghai

In terms of health care challenges, Shanghai is dealing with the impact of air pollution, a rapidly aging population and an ever-increasing level of obesity in children. As a medical and health care intern, you will find both research-based and clinical health care internship opportunities are available. Medical research projects may include assessing the impact of the H1N1 Pandemic and researching rare diseases. Shanghai medical internship opportunities also exist to attend ward rounds, observe surgeries and help with immunizations in local communities. Medical and health care interns in Shanghai will have the opportunity to be intimately involved in this rapidly changing medical environment.

Within our network of hospitals, public health research institutes and clinics in Shanghai, opportunities in fields such as physical therapy, nursing, occupational therapy and speech pathology can also be found. Naturally, Shanghai also provides an opportunity to learn more about the many traditional Chinese medical practices in existence in addition to standard Western medicine practices. Medical internships in Shanghai also come with the benefit of being able to enjoy a thriving urban environment of one of the world’s largest cities.

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Joy Onyeanu

Medical and Public Health Intern | Shanghai
Carleton College

During the eight weeks I spent in China doing my medical internship in Shanghai, I formed amazing relationships with the doctors, staff, and other hospital interns, as well as with my Connect-123 peers. Every day was like waking up to a new adventure! I’ve learned so much about myself.

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Grace Nie

Health Care Intern | Shanghai
University of Texas at Austin

Shanghai Internship Review: My internship at Shanghai was undoubtedly one of the most rewarding experiences I've had in my life. I got to know some of the other interns, and you would be surprised at the variety of people and internships you'll see there.

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Dan Cao

Health Care Intern | Shanghai
Hunter College

Connect-123 gave me the opportunity to work in a Mandarin-speaking environment which was one of the most valuable experiences I have ever had in my life. Not only that, Connect-123 helped me to grow accustomed to the culture Shanghai as well as bring...

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Margaret Wang

Health Care Intern | Shanghai

My time in Shanghai has been nothing short of marvelous! Everything has been beyond expectations. I've learned so much from the internship at the hospital, and the people there have been very good to me - always so patient, welcoming, and educating. ...

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Wayne Wu

Health Care Intern | Shanghai
Northeastern University

In my time in Shanghai, I have met many people, learned many things and most importantly, had lots of fun. Shanghai has been very different and interesting for me, and has definitely changed my perspective of how I view the world. Working at my co...

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