Internship, Residency, Fellowship and Job Shadowing Programs

Internship programs

Child life internship

Children’s Minnesota offers a full-time child life specialist internship to an undergraduate student during their senior year.

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Child psychology internship

Each year we offer three American Psychological Association (APA) accredited child psychology internship positions.

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Music therapy internship

We offer a six-month, full-time music therapy internship. Interns participate in individual and group music therapy sessions.

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Social work internship

Children’s Minnesota offers part-time (20 hours/week) social work internships to graduate students in their clinical practicum.

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Student nurse internship

Children’s Minnesota is offering a Student Nurse Internship for pre-licensure nursing students the summer between junior and senior year.

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Residency programs

Pharmacy residency

Children’s offers residency program opportunities for both first and second-year pharmacy residents.

Respiratory care residency

Children’s offers respiratory care residency opportunities working with neonatal and pediatric patients.

Fellowship programs

Pediatric Emergency Medicine fellowship

Our Pediatric Emergency Medicine (PEM) fellowship program includes 9 fellows, with support from over 40 board certified PEM physicians.

ENT and Facial Plastic Surgery fellowship

Each year we offer an opportunity for advanced training in tertiary pediatric ENT to work alongside our doctors.

Pediatric Hospice and Palliative Medicine fellowship

Children’s Minnesota offers a one-year ACGME-accredited Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellowship through the University of Minnesota.

Job shadowing programs

The Observer Program provides individual opportunities to observe Children’s staff, learn more about their field, and explore possible careers. This experience is entirely hands-off and is supervised by a professional.