Children's Hospital of Philadelphia - Global Medicine

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) is the nation's first hospital devoted exclusively to the care of children. Since our start in 1855, CHOP has been the birthplace for countless breakthroughs and dramatic firsts in pediatric medicine. Built on a foundation of delivering safe, high-quality, family-centered care, the Hospital has fostered medical discoveries and innovations that have improved pediatric healthcare and saved countless children’s lives. Today, families facing complex conditions come to CHOP from all over the world, and our compassionate care and innovation has repeatedly earned us a top spot on the U.S. News & World Report's Honor Roll of the nation's best children's hospitals.

World-class Care: Our physicians are internationally-recognized experts in every pediatric specialty, including cancer, cardiac care, fetal medicine, orthopaedics, neonatology, diabetes, gastroenterology and urology. Children’s Hospital is also consistently recognized as a national leader in the advancement of healthcare for children. U.S. News & World Report named CHOP No. 2 on its 2021-22 Honor Roll of Best Children’s Hospitals in the nation.

Innovation and education: A critical part of our mission to be the leader in advancing healthcare for children is the ability to integrate innovative research into our high-quality clinical care. Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute is one of the largest pediatric research programs in the country with more than $100 million in total federal awards and an annual budget of more than $250 million. Our research and expertise, which are supported by philanthropic donations, have led to advancements in preventative care as well as groundbreaking treatments. We are also affiliated with the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, making CHOP the premier training ground for future pediatric leaders.

PICS benefit: Novel perspective on global medicine business development strategy and related marketing tactics.


Philadelphia, PA

Internship Description

Support the Global Medicine Business Development team in its strategy development and implementation; specific project to be determined.

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

Housing Information

Affordable housing is generally available in the Center City and University City areas of Philadelphia.

Internship Qualifications

The ideal candidate have:

  • Strategic Planning
  • Business Intelligence
  • Digital Marketing

Additional or preferred qualifications:

  • Critical/analytical thinking

Writing Sample Required


Special Requirements

  • Background Check
  • Citizenship Requirements
  • Drug Screening
  • Vaccinations