College of Arts & Sciences

Health Professions Advising

Volunteer Opportunities

There are numerous hospitals and health care facilities within a short radius of campus where students can find opportunities for clinical experiences. Here is a sampling of possible places to volunteer.


Program Location Contact /Website Info
Abington Hospital Summer Premedical Volunteer Program Abington, PA http://www.abingtonhealth.org/JoinOurTeam/volunteer/pre-med-volunteering/
Bryn Mawr Hospital Bryn Mawr, PA contact the Volunteer Department at 610-526-3058
Einstein Medical Center Elkins Park, PA  http://www.einstein.edu/volunteer/
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Philadelphia, PA http://www.chop.edu/about-us/college-volunteer-program
Cooper University Hospital – Academic Associates Program Camden, NJ

Each fall, spring, and summer, Cooper offers an Academic Associates Program that allows students to recruit qualified patients for various clinical studies. This program requires one 7-hour shift per week.
For more details, go to this site - http://www.cooperhealth.edu/residencies/emergency-medicine/academic-associate-program-aap

You can also email the Program Director Dr. Christopher Jones at acadassoc@gmail.com for application details.

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) Philadelphia, PA http://www.pennmedicine.org/hospital-university-pennsylvania/volunteer-programs/premed-program
Inglis House – wheelchair-bound patients of various ages Philadelphia, PA
1 mi from campus
http://www.inglis.org/get-involved/volunteer
Jefferson Hospital Philadelphia, PA http://hospitals.jefferson.edu/departments-and-services/volunteer-services/requirements/
215-955-6222
Lankenau Hospital Volunteer Program Wynnewood, PA
1 mi from campus
Email Campus Ministry Weekly Service at sjuweeklyservice@gmail.com for information about this service site
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Philadelphia, PA

http://www.stchristophershospital.com/volunteering