VN CARES Internship Applications
As a part of UCDMC, all accepted interns must follow these ICC Requirement Guidelines
**This is NOT a requirement to apply for the internships**
As a Clinical Intern, your goal will be to be a patient advocate (PA), translating for the Vietnamese patient and working with medical students and doctors. You will be responsible for assisting patients that come to the clinic and facilitating their visit to ensure they have received quality care.
Note: Vietnamese proficiency is a requirement for this internship.
Research & Education Internship
As a Research & Education intern, your goal will be to help educate the Vietnamese (and general) population about various cancers and other diseases that are prevalent in the community. Presentations will be at the clinic site, various temples/churches, community homes in the Davis/Sacramento area to patients who may be directly affected by these various disorders. You will also be able to attend workshops provided by the R&E leaders to improve your Vietnamese language or workshops to improve secondary research and presentation skills.
NOTE: You may apply to both internships.
If you are accepted to both, you may choose which one you wish to continue.
Applying to both internships does NOT affect the final decision.