Administrative Internship Program

An administrative internship at the Mount Sinai Department of Surgery provides an excellent start to a career in healthcare administration. Our program provides both undergraduate and graduate students with a valuable opportunity to begin their healthcare journey at one of the country's premier academic medical centers. Interns are mentored by experienced managers, giving them great first-hand experience in the healthcare industry. The paid Administrative Internship Program (AIP) will be an 8-12 week full time position in which each intern will be assigned to different projects, individually and in groups; focusing on the particular areas within the department.

Application Process

We regret to inform that the Administrative Internship for the summer of 2024 has been cancelled. Applications for the summer of the 2025 internship will open in early March 2025. Please check back then!

About The Department of Surgery

At the Ruth J. & Maxwell Hauser and Harriet & Arthur H. Aufses, Jr., MD, Department of Surgery of Icahn School of Medicine, our goal is to provide state of the art care for our patients by staying a step ahead of leading research in surgical disorders. Our unsurpassed patient care and dedication to our faculty and staff are our number one priority. The Department of Surgery is where exceptional patient care, innovative research and state of the art technology are coupled with a challenging academic environment to create a world-class department for surgical excellence.

Building on more than 150 years of leadership, we are committed to continue the long tradition of the Department of Surgery in providing surgical services to meet the diverse needs of our patients. The Department is a multispecialty group with areas of expertise in breast, colorectal, general, endocrine, laparoscopic, pediatric, complex wound care, and plastic surgery, as well as comprehensive care for peripheral vascular diseases. Highly trained teams of surgeons offer expert, state-of-the-art surgical care, ranging from minimally invasive surgery, such as laparoscopic, procedures for obesity, to corrective operations for newborn malformations.

Our dedicated team of experienced surgeons and staff offer patients a myriad of cutting edge treatments that have revolutionized the field of surgery. We are dedicated to providing world-class teaching for our residents and medical students, to train the next generation of leaders in the field.