InternshipInterns will have a unique opportunity to shadow and assist physical or occupational therapists in a hospital setting.
OrganizationHerzog Hospital is Israel’s foremost center for exceptional geriatric and mental health care, treatment and outstanding research. Herzog Hospital is committed to improving the quality of life for those suffering the effects of aging, neurological disorders, mental illness, respiratory ailments and psychological trauma.
QualificationsCompletion of at least one year in PT or OT studies, or some work experience in the field.
InternshipTasks may include supervising patients in the rehabilitation gym, helping patients from the rehabilitation ward to the physiotherapy department and assisting in the movement laboratory, and an option of assisting physiotherapists in the pool. Tasks may include supervising patients in the rehabilitation gym, helping patients from the rehabilitation ward to the physiotherapy department and assisting in the movement laboratory, and an option of assisting physiotherapists in the pool.
OrganizationThe department provides physiotherapy services to all hospital departments, as well as inpatient, outpatient and sport rehabilitation. They also operate a pool which is used for physiotherapy and some advanced rehabilitation and research systems. This department provides a inter-disciplinary approach to the treatment of patients suffering from diverse neurological and orthopedic conditions.
QualificationsCoursework and practical experience in physical therapy.
InternshipThe intern becomes an integral part of the clinic by shadowing, accompanying doctors to home visits, and contributing to sports medical research investigation.
OrganizationThe only sports rehabilitation clinic of its kind in Israel, where sports persons are treated within and utilize all the modern facilities of an ultra-modern sports facility. Suitable orthopedic equipment and rehabilitation products are provided to further enhance the treatment process.
QualificationsNo experience necessary.
InternshipThe intern will shadow and assist with animal-assisted therapist (with horses) and be involved in animal maintenance.
OrganizationRetorno is the largest Jewish organization in the world for the prevention and treatment of addictions.
QualificationsPrior experience in horse therapy required.
InternshipUsing a biochemical assay which has been developed in the lab the intern will be analyzing the differential composition of chromatin proteins in different stages of stem cell differentiation in order to identify stem cell specific chromatin proteins. Once identified, the intern will study their role in stem cell maintenance using a variety of molecular, microscopic and biochemical methods.
OrganizationThis lab is studying chromatin and epigenetics in embryonic and neuronal stem cells and reprogramming and are using human pluripotent stem cells to model human neurodegenerative diseases.
InternshipMelabev's research department incorporates university students from varied disciplines as interns in its research projects. The research program is based on the principle that evidence-based research leads to productive and cost effective services, while maintaining a caring and patient-centered service and outreach orientation. Melabev's staff and in-service training is based on research evidence to ensure a dynamic learning environment and give expression to staff inquisitiveness and creativity. can be counted. Past interns were involved in research related to technology development for people with dementia, improving quality of life, functionality of people with dementia, grieving, aging in place, nutrition, cognitive evaluations, aging in place.
OrganizationMelabev is Israel's pioneer service provider caring for those plagued by, and suffering from, Alzheimer's disease or dementia, along with offering appropriate services to their entire support system.
QualificationsAccording to the specific intern's skills, interests, and Melabev's needs at the time.
InternshipThe intern will perform some or all of these tasks:
* Nutritional research using nutrition / science journals
* Writing content
* Patient intake
* Editing nutritional content
* Monitoring group events
* Social media management
OrganizationThe Nei Jing Center of Chinese Medicine is at the forefront of advanced alternative medicine services in Israel. The center combines routine medical care together with Chinese medicine, and promotes cooperation with international medical centers, researchers and medical experts in Israel and abroad, and has been achieving impressive results with its many patients.
QualificationsAt least 3 years of nutritional science.
InternshipThe intern will be involved in the Ministry's current research projects that relate to policy.
OrganizationThe Ministry of Nutrition employs dietitians who focus on geriatrics, mental health, hospitals, public complaints and research. They receive many queries from the public and handle public complaints. They also conduct surveys of various age groups – personal interviews that are the base for our nutritional policy. They have a database on nutrition and many voluntary professional committees, including experts in child nutrition and pediatrics. The Ministry of Nutrition employs dietitians who focus on geriatrics, mental health, hospitals, public complaints and research. They receive many queries from the public and handle public complaints. They also conduct surveys of various age groups – personal interviews that are the base for our nutritional policy. They have a database on nutrition and many voluntary professional committees, including experts in child nutrition and pediatrics.
QualificationsInterest in public policy and interventions related to food and nutrition.
InternshipInterns will research and write a report on the economics of health - summarizing the public health and private costs and benefits of the company's medicines.
OrganizationA pharmaceutical company that sponsors and advances research into how to develop old drugs and apply them in new therapeutic areas while maximizing benefit to business and customers and maintaining the highest regulatory standards.
InternshipWith a passion for advancing women's health, the intern does various research projects, designs and implements community programming, and helps with data managment, website, grant writing.
OrganizationA hospital-based Wellness Center for Women which focuses on educating about the importance of heart health, and encouraging women to lead a healthier lifestyle.
InternshipThe intern can choose from a variety of tasks including administering EKGs in the Emergency Room, patient intake, visiting patients, and shadowing physicians.
OrganizationOne of the Israel's world-renowned medical center, known for its advanced treatment and cutting-edge research. The hospital has a total of 1,000 beds, 31 operating theaters and nine special intensive care units, and runs five schools of medical professions.