Cedars Sinai Kerlan Jobe Institute Santa Monica

Kerlan Jobe Institute is a preeminent center for research and education in orthopaedics and sports medicine. We have been responsible for developing advanced surgical methods and procedures to enhance treatment, rehabilitation, and recovery for orthopaedic and sports medicine patients. Our Santa Monica practice location consists of 10 physicians who all meet the highest standards of education, training and experience in their specialty. Our organization is made better by providing mentorship to young individuals interested in entering the health care field.


Santa Monica, CA

Internship Description

This internship will provide a well-rounded summer experience balancing research and clinical exposure. Previous intern projects have included a clinical review of youth sports injuries. The intern will work closely with Dr. Bert Mandelbaum, Team Physician to US Soccer National Teams. The intern will gain exposure to the daily routine of an orthopaedic surgeon in a private practice. Additionally, the intern will gain experience in conducting clinical research.

# of weeks Required Dates Start Time End Time Public Transportation Housing  Format
8 Flexible 8:30am  5:00pm No No In person

Housing Information

Short term rentals are available in Santa Monica.

Internship Qualifications

The ideal candidate have:

  • Strong interest in research
  • Good communication skills
  • Computer skills with strong knowledge of excel and powerpoint
  • Ability to work independently
  • Good time management skills

Additional or preferred qualifications:

  • Knowledge of anatomy

Writing Sample Required


Special Requirements

  • Vaccinations