Biomedical Masters Program

Experiential Opportunities

The list below offers numerous options for connecting with area Non-profits and Hospitals to seek opportunities to fulfill Independent Study course requirements.


Community Service:

Global Links

University of Pittsburgh Community Partners


PittCares (local service opportunities)


Patient Volunteering:

UPMC Volunteering

Allegheny Health Network Volunteering

Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System

Hospital Elder Life Programs (HELP)

UPMC Shadyside HELP

Contact: Stacy Hunter

West Penn HELP

Contact: Autumn Corcoran

Allegheny General Hospital HELP

Contact: Kaitlyn Lorey


Clinical Shadowing:

University of Pittsburgh Clinical Shadowing Program

BMP Shadowing Coordinator: Dr. Stephanie Gonzalez


Research Lab Opportunities:

School of Medicine Research Lab Opportunities