What: Summer Veterinary Internship
Where: Gulf World Marine Park, Panama City Beach, FL
Who: 1st to 3rd year veterinary students
When: June-July 2019
How Much: $8.50/ hour; daily lunch is included
Gulf World Marine Park in Panama City Beach, Florida has a paid summer internship available for June 3 – August 2, 2019. The intern will work with the Senior Veterinarian, Associate Veterinarian and Veterinary Technician four days per week assisting with examinations and procedures of marine and exotic animals including dolphins, seals, penguins and other birds, reptiles, and fish. The student may also be required to assist with live or deceased stranded sea turtles and/or cetaceans. A short paper on a topical literature search will be completed and presented to Gulf World staff at the end of the internship. One day per week will be spent assisting the Education department with Vet Camp, a program that introduces elementary and middle school aged students to aquatic medicine. The student will lead the veterinary portion of the camp with assistance from the veterinary team as necessary.
Requirements: Student must have completed at least one year of veterinary school, have experience with aquatic and/or exotic animals and basic clinical exam skills and have at least basic knowledge of veterinary equipment use including microscopy, radiology and ultrasonography. Student will be required to find housing on his/her own.
If Interested, please send a Resume/ CV and letter of interest to email@example.com. Deadline for application is Monday, April 1.