Global Disease Biology


Internship Ideas

Some of the possibilities available to Global Disease Biology majors in Washington DC:

  • American Chemical Society
  • American Public Health Association
  • Arthritis Foundation
  • Children's National Medical Center
  • Genetic Alliance
  • National Cancer Institute
  • National Heart, Lung & Blood Institute
  • National Institutes of Health
  • National Sleep Foundation
  • Peace Corp
  • Smithsonian’s National Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute

Major/Minor Credit

Many UCD majors and minors incorporate credits earned while completing an internship and/or an independent research project.  Students in some programs have been able to use their Washington Program Internship (WAS 192) and Research Seminar (WAS 199) credits as substitutions for their major or minor requirements. 

Check with your advisor to see if you can do this as well!