PR Intern - Chamberlain Healthcare

Updated: February 5, 2024
Location: New York City, NY, United States
Job ID: 3309

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Our Summer Internship Program   

Come work side by side with passionate public relations professionals on powerful and fulfilling work. Our clients are some of the world’s top brands in healthcare and biotech with cutting-edge scientific innovation that is changing the lives of patients every day. Your internship will allow you to collaborate with award-winning communicators and share your own knowledge and experience. You’ll be asked to speak up and challenge the status quo – we thrive on diverse perspectives. At Chamberlain, we love nothing more than doing great work – for clients and patient communities – with people who match our passion for client service, creativity and impact. Over the summer, there will also be opportunities to participate in activities just for our interns and junior staff: social events, career development workshops, community service projects, and networking with senior leaders – just to name a few! Come make your mark, have fun and learn more about healthcare public relations!   

This Opportunity   

Chamberlain Healthcare is a full-service healthcare communications agency that helps clients make science make sense. We develop strategic marketing and public relations programs for pharmaceutical, biotech and health-and-wellness clients around the world. We are passionate about translating science into meaningful stories that inspire action.   

We are looking for intellectually curious problem solvers, creative thinkers, passionate writers and science lovers to join our team.


  • Draft social copy and press materials
  • Desk research
  • Account management including agendas, call notes and action plans
  • Participate in brainstorms
  • Conduct media monitoring – keeping a pulse on the healthcare landscape
  • Participate in team and client meetings


  • Students entering their Senior year Fall 2024
  • Current pursuit of a bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or other applicable degrees such as in Science or English
  • Past applicable project work or internship experience 
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Teams)
  • Above-average attention to detail, effective oral and written communication skills
  • Ability to manage a workload consisting of several concurrent projects or tasks

The expected hourly rate for this position is $23-$26/hr.   

Chamberlain Healthcare PR is part of Syneos Health Communications, a purpose-built collective of agencies focused on supporting health and biopharmaceutical innovators. We work in scalable, collaborative teams that partner across disciplines and geographies to deliver integrated communications strategies that accelerate brand performance.    

In today’s fast-changing and complex environment, success lies in making connections: between science, emotion, and technology; between data, design and human insight. We’re able to make those connections because our public relations, medical communications, digital, advertising, data science, research and market access specialists work closely with each other and with healthcare experts, including physicians, patient communities and advocates. Together, we are the connected healthcare partner tapping rich insights to drive innovation, change behavior and pioneer a new era of accountable marketing.   

Ultimately, what sets Chamberlain Healthcare PR apart for both employees and long-standing clients are Chamberlain’s four key operating principles: simplify the complex; think strategically, adapt quickly; be creative and compliant; and stay nimble.   

Syneos Health Communications is powered by Syneos Health, a global professional services organization designed to help the biopharmaceutical industry shorten the distance from lab to life.   

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Syneos Health is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer (Minorities/Females/Vet/Disabled) 

As a healthcare company we have an important responsibility to protect individual and public health. Except in those locations where state or local law impacts this vaccination requirement, this position will require individuals to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as part of their job responsibilities unless an exemption can be confirmed based on a medical condition, sincerely-held religious belief, or other reasons recognized by applicable law. Submission and approval of an exemption request does not necessarily guarantee that an accommodation can be provided for any specific job.    

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