The UCLA Fielding School of Public Health Career Services and Office of Development and Alumni Affairs are collaborating with MLK Community Hospital to host an exclusive site visit to this new, state-of-the-art hospital that serves the community by providing inpatient primary care, basic emergency services, and health education and outreach services in South LA.
MLK Community Hospital Quick Facts:
- Non-profit safety net community hospital
- Public-private partnership with LA County and University of California
- Serve over one million residents
- Federally designated Medically Underserved Area
- Busy emergency department and inpatient units
- Quality results exceed those of other regional hospitals, including high patient satisfaction
This is an excellent opportunity for public health students to learn about the types of internships and careers that are available at MLK Community Hospital, explore their facilities, and network with UCLA alumni and professional staff!
The event will take place on Wednesday, March 29th from 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Lunch will be provided!
Before applying, please make sure that your schedule is cleared for the entire time frame and note that this is during Spring Break. Carpools will be leaving UCLA campus around9:00 AM and likely won't return until 2:00 PM. We will be organizing carpools for transportation and sign up information will be shared with accepted applicants. While carpooling is highly encouraged, students are welcome to drive themselves separately or take public transportation.
To apply to attend the site visit, please submit the following application by midnight, Sunday, March 19th. You will be contacted by email if selected to attend.