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Hands-on education options for pre-med, medical and nursing students, as well as those studying in allied health care fields.

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For medical students

Internships, subinternships and clerkships take tomorrow’s doctors one step closer to pediatric excellence.

For nursing students

Training programs are an integral part of our dedication to nursing excellence, which has earned Children’s Mercy regular Magnet Recognition, nursing’s highest honor.

For allied health students

Internships, practicums and award programs support certification on the road to a range of health care careers.

Observerships

Children's Mercy provides dynamic opportunities for observerships. These opportunities give students, medical students, and practicing physicians a chance to observe our experts from various clinical areas for a short period of time to gain experience and perspective.

Contact Education

Graduate Medical Education 

   (816) 234-1693

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Nursing

Brie Cantrell
Observership Coordinator 

  (816) 701-4520

  Email


Allied Health 

   (816) 302-1517