As part of its mission to serve the community, Tucson Medical Center is actively involved in training new professionals and has had a variety of training programs throughout the years. Please find information below about programs currently available for students and recent graduates.

Current Training Opportunities

Tucson Hospitals Medical  Education Program, or THMEP, oversees training for physician and advanced practice nursing programs.

Child Life Internship Program

Child Life Practicum Program

Dietetic Internship Program

Pharmacy Residency

If you are a student enrolled in a college or university health care program and need to arrange an internship, externship or preceptorship in an area other than the ones listed above, please email

If you are a college student who currently is not enrolled in a college or university health care program but are interested in pursuing a health care career and wish to shadow someone in that role, please submit an Observation Request.

TMC no longer accepts requests for senior exit projects for high school students.