Shadow local physicians
More than 25 area physicians participate in this program which allows students to shadow professionals in family practice, radiology, ophthalmology, emergency medicine, osteopathic medicine, orthopedic surgery, dentistry, nursing, and veterinary science.
Train as a volunteer EMT
Train as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) with the Southern Madison County Ambulance Corps, the Madison Ambulance Corps, and the Hamilton Fire Department.
Support for internships
Dr. Merrill Miller Endowed Fellowship
This fellowship offers financial assistance to students participating in unpaid internships in health or other science related fields.
John A. Golden ’66 Endowed Fellowship
Funding is available for highly qualified students interested in pursuing a career in human medicine through a summer internship or research position.
Jim P. Manzi '73 Endowed Fellowship
In-depth, paid service-based internship opportunities with Colgate-approved non-profit organizations in the greater Boston area.
Tap the Alumni Network
Colgate alumni in health fields are passionate about assisting and guiding current students. Just some of the ways they help:
Health and Wellness Professional Network
One of Colgate’s 10 professional networks, the health and wellness network connects alumni from related fields and provides dynamic career networking opportunities long after graduation. With regular get togethers across the country, the network also works to foster internship opportunities for current students, and to provide onramps for future employment. ABOUT THE NETWORK
Michael J. Wolk ’60 Conference on Medical Education
Alumni and other health care practitioners travel to campus to share their experiences about solo and group medical practices and working for hospitals or health maintenance organizations. The event exposes students to all facets of a career in health care.