The Breathe Chicago Center© (BCC) interns take part in the development and operation of health services research and clinical trials that aim to help people with asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). The BCC is always on the lookout for motivated individuals with both clinical and non-clinical backgrounds to join the team. If you would like to learn more about our current internship opportunities, please contact Cindy Leman at crleman@uic.edu.

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Past Interns

Summer Interns, 2019

Dalilah L. Earley

I am a graduate student at the Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT). I will be updating and further developing the websites for Breathe Chicago Center© and Population Health Sciences Program.

Yoo Jin Kim

I am a first-year medical student at UIC, and I will be working on a project called “Designing PRONTO Plus at UI Health”. The project focuses on the social determinants of health among patients served at UI Health. Read Yoo Jin’s report.

Adam Ruprecht

I am a first-year medical student and part of the MD/PhD program at UIC. At the Breathe Chicago Center©, I intend to learn about opportunities for research related to COPD and implementation science. Read Adam’s report.