Editorial Intern

Posted On: August 6, 2013

Journalism Internship

Media Organization: Medical Daily

Company Description

Medical Daily is an online publication that strives to produce timely, credible and in-depth health and medical science news, features and reference material for digital distribution.

We provide original, well-sourced information that blends high quality journalism with expert commentary and community services to help you navigate the emerging medical world.

The mission of Medical Daily is to empower readers by bringing credible and relevant health information to the users through the widest provision of as-it-happens news and insightful analysis.

Medical Daily is part of IBT Media, a group growing digital global news publications garnering over 20 million people globally each month. For more information, visit http://corp.ibt.com

Job Description

MedicalDaily.com is seeking an editorial intern to work with our news staff during the fall semester, 2013. The specific dates will be flexible in order to accommodate your class schedule.

You'll be given the opportunity to sign up for news stories developed by your editors and to pitch your own ideas. You will be digging through studies and press releases, making calls to well-known doctors, researchers, and policymakers, and working towards daily deadlines.

You’ll develop clips, work on your writing voice, and get some experience working in a real-time news room – skills that you will be able to apply anywhere in online publishing. You’ll work under the close supervision of the editorial director of the site, and will have the opportunity to participate in department meetings and events when appropriate.

To Apply

Please submit a resume and a letter expressing your interest in the internship to Elijah Wolfson (e.wolfson@medicaldaily.com). If you have writing samples you'd like to share, feel free to include those.