Position Description MD Anderson Cancer Center is seeking a student for an unpaid internship to last from June to August 2021.
Attending Ethics Case Consultations Round with the Clinical Ethicists in the Intensive Care Units and with other clinical services.
Attending educational sessions sponsored by the Section of Integrated Ethics Round with diverse members of the multi-disciplinary treatment teams and ethics faculty
Attending quarterly meetings of the Clinical Ethics Consultation Committee and other pertinent meetings of section.
Recording clinical experiences and discuss them at regularly scheduled meetings with the Clinical Ethicists
Attending at least one meeting each of the IRB/Surveillance Committee, the Clinical Research Committee, and the Psychosocial, Behavioral & Health Services Research Committee, with the permission of the chairs of those committees.
Selecting a research project compatible with the intern's interests, academic requirements and the needs of the Section of Integrated Ethics.
Meeting regularly with the Clinical Ethicists to report on the progress of the research project and receive feedback and guidance. the results of the research project.
Participating in policy development meetings facilitated by the Section of Integrated Ethics.
Participating in a directed-reading program with the Clinical Ethicists.
Attending lectures and presentations at MD Anderson and other institutions related to clinical, organizational and research ethics.
Must be senior undergraduate students, graduate students, or have completed an undergraduate degree in an academic or professional discipline