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.amh.org/aboutus/volunteering/pre-med-volunteering.aspx
Bryn Mawr Hospital Bryn Mawr, PA contact the Volunteer Department at 610-526-3058
Chestnut Hill Hospital Chestnut Hill section of Phila  
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) Philadelphia, PA http://www.chop.edu/about_chop/volunteer_serv.shtml

Application http://www.chop.edu/about_chop/pdf/volunteer-application.pdf
Cooper University Hospital – Academic Associates Program Camden, NJ Brigitte Baumann, MD

Click here for a description of the program
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP) Philadelphia, PA http://www.pennhealth.com/hup/vi_files/volunteer/premed.html
Inglis House – wheelchair-bound patients of various ages Philadelphia, PA
1 mi from campus
http://www.inglis.org/volunteer.jsp
Jefferson Hospital Philadelphia, PA http://www.jeffersonhospital.org/community/article5329.html
215-955-6222
Lankenau Hospital Volunteer Program Wynnewood, PA
1 mi from campus
SJU Service Site Coordinator - Patrick Gray
St. Catherine Laboure Clinic for the underserved/uninsured Germantown section of Phila SJU Service Site Coordinator – Carla De Sisto
St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children Philadelphia, PA

http://www.stchristophershospital.com/volunteering

St. Luke Medical Center for the underserved – largely a Hispanic population Camden, NJ SJU Service Site Coordinator --Matthew Pimentel