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Medical student programs

Massey Oncology Summer Internship

The Massey Oncology Summer Internship is an immersive experience for rising second-year medical students who are underrepresented in the sciences and are interested in careers in oncology. The four-week internship provides students with a comprehensive overview of the day in the life of an oncologist. Students will attend and/or participate in tumor boards, journal clubs, disease working group meetings, networking lunches and other professional development opportunities. In addition, students will shadow local oncology professionals one-on-one each day.

Applications for the 2022 summer internship program have closed. Please check back for more information on the 2023 internship program.

Walter Lawrence Scholars Initiative

The Walter Lawrence Scholars Initiative is for diverse individuals interested in a career in science writing and science communication, and who have completed a master’s degree or higher. This six-week internship is designed to foster a pathway for individuals in this field while promoting an understanding of cancer disparities in Virginia and nationwide.

Learn more about the Walter Lawrence Scholars Initiative