Summer Internships for College Students

Summer Internship for College Students
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery, NYU Langone Health

The Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery at NYU Langone Health is one of the world's leading centers for the neurosurgical treatment of children with brain and spinal tumors, epilepsy, hydrocephalus, Chiari malformations, spina bifida, pediatric spine disorders and other congenital and developmental conditions of the nervous system.

The summer internship program at the Division is a well-established program that gives college students the opportunity to shadow pediatric neurosurgeons in the office and participate in clinical research projects. This program is under the supervision of Dr. Eveline Teresa Hidalgo. 

The details of the program are:

  • 4-weeks program, starting June 11th, July 9th, and August 6th, 2018
  • Insight into clinical research
  • Shadow physicians in the office
  • Maximum of 2 students per session


  • Completed freshman year of college
  • Good teamwork skills
  • Respect for our patients and professional behavior

If you are interested, please use this Submit Your Application link to submit your CV and motivational letter (1 page max.). When applying please make sure to indicate which session you are interested in. If you have any questions, please contact our office administrator Madeline Ventura:

The application deadline is February 15th, 2018. Responses will be sent out the week of March 5th, 2018. We particularly encourage applications from historically underrepresented groups in healthcare and research.